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Keyword - Decarboxylase (KW-0210)

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Broader
Lyase

Definition

Enzyme that belongs to the lyase family and which catalyzes the spliting of CO(2) from the carboxylic group of amino acids, beta-keto acids and alpha-keto acids.

Category

Molecular function

GOi

carboxy-lyase activity [ GO:0016831 ]

Graphical

DecarboxylaseLyaseMolecular function