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BNA6  -  nicotinate-nucleotide diphosphorylase...

Saccharomyces cerevisiae S288c

Synonyms: QAPRTase, QPT1, YFR047C
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  • We have identified the genes that encode the enzymes of the kynurenine pathway and for BNA5 (YLR231c) and BNA6 (YFR047c) confirmed that they encode kynureninase and quinolinate phosphoribosyl transferase respectively [1].


  1. Aerobic and anaerobic NAD+ metabolism in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Panozzo, C., Nawara, M., Suski, C., Kucharczyka, R., Skoneczny, M., Bécam, A.M., Rytka, J., Herbert, C.J. FEBS Lett. (2002) [Pubmed]
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