Phosphoribosylaminoimidazole carboxylase


Phosphoribosylaminoimidazole carboxylase

protein
Name=phosphoribosylaminoimidazole carboxylase, phosphoribosylaminoimidazole succinocarboxamide synthetase
caption=


width=
HGNCid=8587
Symbol=PAICS
AltSymbols=PAIS
EntrezGene=10606
OMIM=172439
RefSeq=NM_006452
UniProt=P22234
PDB=
ECnumber=4.1.1.21
Chromosome=4
Arm=p
Band=ter
LocusSupplementaryData=-q21

Phosphoribosylaminoimidazole carboxylase (or AIR carboxylase) is an enzyme involved in nucleotide synthesis.

It catalyzes the conversion of 5'-phosphoribosyl-5-aminoimidazole ("AIR") into 5-phosphoribosyl-4-carboxy-5-aminoimidazole ("CAIR").

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