MVD decarboxylates MVA5PP to IPPP

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-191414
Type
Reaction
Species
Homo sapiens
Compartment
Synonyms
Mevalonate-5-pyrophosphate is decarboxylated
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Mevalonate pyrophosphate decarboxylase (MPD) decarboxylates mevalonate-5-pyrophosphate (MVA5PP) into isopentenyl pyrophosphate (IPPP) while hydrolysing ATP to ADP and orthophosphate (Toth & Huwyler 1996).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
8626466 Molecular cloning and expression of the cDNAs encoding human and yeast mevalonate pyrophosphate decarboxylase

Huwyler, L, Toth, MJ

J Biol Chem 1996
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Catalyst Activity

diphosphomevalonate decarboxylase activity of MVD dimer [cytosol]

Orthologous Events
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Rhea
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