isocitrate lyase

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EC; systematic name: isocitrate glyoxalate‐lyase; an enzyme, present in the glyoxysomes of seeds, that converts (1R,2S)‐1‐hydroxypropane‐1,2,3‐tricarboxylate (the isomer of isocitrate involved) to succinate and glyoxylate. See glyoxylate cycle.

Subjects: Chemistry.

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