Ureidoglycolate lyase (EC 188.8.131.52) was found only in the peroxisomes in urate-induced Candida tropicalis. The enzyme was markedly activated by the bivalent metal ions Mn2+, Fe2+, and Ni2+. The activation by Mn2+ was suggested to be the result of its binding to the apoenzyme.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Bacteriology|
|State||Published - 1987|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology