This enzyme belongs to the family of oxidoreductases, specifically those acting on the CH-OH group of donor with other acceptors. The systematic name of this enzyme class is (R)-2-hydroxy-acid:acceptor 2-oxidoreductase. Other names in common use include D-2-hydroxy acid dehydrogenase, and (R)-2-hydroxy-acid:(acceptor) 2-oxidoreductase. It has 2 cofactors: FAD, and Zinc.
2-Keto-4-(Methylthio)Butyric Acid (Keto Analog of Methionine) Is a Safe and Efficacious Precursor of L-Methionine in Chicks1,2
Aug 01, 2007; Abstract Relative bioefficacy and toxicity of Met precursor compounds were investigated in young chicks. The effectiveness of...