This enzyme belongs to the family of lyases, specifically the class of carbon-sulfur lyases. The systematic name of this enzyme class is L-homocysteine hydrogen-sulfide-lyase (deaminating 2-oxobutanoate-forming). Other names in common use include homocysteine desulfurase, L-homocysteine hydrogen-sulfide-lyase, and (deaminating). This enzyme participates in nitrogen metabolism and sulfur metabolism. It employs one cofactor, pyridoxal phosphate.
Research from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology has provided new information about carbocyclic acids.(Report)
May 11, 2010; New research, 'The effect of pH and chemical preservatives on the growth of bacterial isolates from some Nigerian packaged fruit...