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5-aminolevulinate synthase


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EC 2.3.1.37; systematic name: succinyl‐CoA:glycine C‐succinyltransferase (decarboxylating); other names: δ‐aminolevulinate synthase; δALA synthetase. The first and regulatory enzyme in the porphyrin biosynthetic pathway. It catalyses a reaction in mitochondria between ...

Subjects: Chemistry.


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