Pyruvate Decarboxylase

Known as: Carboxy-Lyase, 2-Oxo Acid, Decarboxylase, Pyruvate, alpha carboxylase 
Catalyzes the decarboxylation of an alpha keto acid to an aldehyde and carbon dioxide. Thiamine pyrophosphate is an essential cofactor. In lower… (More)

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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The absence of alcoholic fermentation makes pyruvate decarboxylase-negative (Pdc(-)) strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae an… (More)
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1999
1999
Pyruvate-decarboxylase (Pdc)-negative Saccharomyces cerevisiae has been reported to grow in batch cultures on glucose-containing… (More)
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1997
1997
Pyruvate ferredoxin oxidoreductase (POR) has been previously purified from the hyperthermophilic archaeon, Pyrococcus furiosus… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
In Saccharomyces cerevisiae, the structural genes PDC1, PDC5 and PDC6 each encode an active pyruvate decarboxylase. Replacement… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Zymomonas mobilis genes for pyruvate decarboxylase (pdc) and alcohol dehydrogenase II (adhB) were integrated into the Escherichia… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Pyruvate decarboxylase is the key enzyme in alcoholic fermentation in yeast. Two structural genes, PDC1 and PDC5 have been… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The physiology of Saccharomyces cerevisiae CBS 8066 was studied in glucose-limited chemostat cultures. Below a dilution rate of 0… (More)
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1989
1989
A cDNA was identified using an oligonucleotide designed by comparing the sequences of bacterial and yeast pyruvate decarboxylase… (More)
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1987
1987
DNA sequence analysis showed that pyruvate decarboxylase (one of the most abundant proteins in Zymomonas mobilis) contains 559… (More)
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1970
1970
A patient with an intermittent movement disorder has been found to have an inherited defect in pyruvate decarboxylase ((2-oxo… (More)
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