Nicotinamidase

Known as: Nicotinamidase [Chemical/Ingredient], Nicotinamide amidohydrolase, Deamidase, Nicotinamide 
An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of nicotinamide to nicotinate and ammonia. EC 3.5.1.19.
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2011
2011
NAD+ is a central cofactor that plays important roles in cellular metabolism and energy production in all living cells. Genomics… (More)
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2008
2008
The nicotinamidase/pyrazinamidase (PncA) of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is involved in the activation of the important front-line… (More)
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2008
2008
The life span of model organisms can be modulated by environmental conditions that influence cellular metabolism, oxidation, or… (More)
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2007
2007
It has been suggested that nicotinamide must be degraded during germination; however, the enzyme responsible and its… (More)
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2007
2007
Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADP), which is derived from NAD, have… (More)
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2007
2007
In yeast, increasing the copy number of the nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD)-dependent deacetylase Sir2 extends lifespan… (More)
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2003
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2003
Borrelia burgdorferi, a spirochaete that causes Lyme borreliosis, contains 21 linear and circular plasmids thought to be… (More)
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2003
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2003
Calorie restriction extends lifespan in a broad range of organisms, from yeasts to mammals. Numerous hypotheses have been… (More)
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2002
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2002
Nicotinamidase (NAMase) from the budding yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, was purified by Ni(2+) affinity chromatography and gel… (More)
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1996
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1996
Naturally pyrazinamide (PZA)–resistant Mycobacterium bovis and acquired PZA–resistant M. tuberculosis strains lose pyrazinamidase… (More)
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