cystathionine beta-lyase
Enzyme information
Common names
cystathionine beta-lyase
beta-cystathionase
cystine lyase
cystathionine L-homocysteine-lyase (deaminating)
L-cystathionine L-homocysteine-lyase (deaminating)
4.4.1.8
EC Number
4.4.1.8
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Reactions
H2O + L-Cysteine = NH3 + Pyruvate + Hydrogen sulfide
H2O + Cystathionine = NH3 + Pyruvate + L-Homocysteine
H2O + L-Cystathionine = NH3 + Pyruvate + L-Homocysteine
H2O + L-Cystine = NH3 + Pyruvate + Thiocysteine
H2O + L-Selenocystathionine = NH3 + Pyruvate + Selenohomocysteine