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ALT1 / YLR089C Sequence

Sequences and genome annotation information for Reference Strain S288C and a select set of Alternative References.


Protein Product
alanine transaminase ALT1
Feature Type
ORF , Verified
Description
Alanine transaminase (glutamic pyruvic transaminase); involved in alanine biosynthesis and catabolism; TOR1-independent role in determining chronological lifespan; expression is induced in the presence of alanine; repression is mediated by Nrg1p; ALT1 has a paralog, ALT2, that arose from the whole genome duplication; Alt2p is catalytically inactive 1 3 4 5 6
Paralog
ALT2 5
EC Number
2.6.1.2

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