Alanine Racemase

Known as: Alanine Racemase [Chemical/Ingredient], Racemase, Alanine 
A pyridoxal-phosphate protein that reversibly catalyzes the conversion of L-alanine to D-alanine. EC 5.1.1.1.
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1952-2017
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2011
2011
Food-grade gene expression systems for lactic acid bacteria are useful for applications in the food industry. We describe a new… (More)
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2007
2007
Acetobacter aceti converts ethanol to acetic acid, and survives acetic acid exposure by tolerating cytoplasmic acidification… (More)
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2004
2004
A stable mutant of Lactobacillus plantarum deficient in alanine racemase (Alr) was constructed by two successive homologous… (More)
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2003
2003
Alanine racemase (EC 5.1.1.1) catalyzes the interconversion of alanine enantiomers, and thus represents the first committed step… (More)
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2001
2001
Schizosaccharomyces pombe has an open reading frame, which we named alr1(+), encoding a putative protein similar to bacterial… (More)
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1997
1997
The molecular structure of alanine racemase from Bacillus stearothermophilus was determined by X-ray crystallography to a… (More)
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1997
1997
D-Cycloserine is an effective second-line drug against Mycobacterium avium and Mycobacterium tuberculosis. To analyze the genetic… (More)
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1994
1994
A specific alanine racemase, which is a key enzyme in the biosynthesis of the undecapeptide cyclosporin A, was purified to… (More)
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1984
1984
The alanine racemase encoded by the Salmonella typhimurium dadB gene was purified to 90% homogeneity from an overproducing strain… (More)
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1972
Highly Cited
1972
The antibiotic d-cycloserine is an effective inhibitor of alanine racemase. The lack of inhibition by l-cycloserine of alanine… (More)
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