CSAD - Cysteine sulfinic acid decarboxylase - human protein (Function)
 
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CSAD »  Cysteine sulfinic acid decarboxylase   [ EC 4.1.1.29 ]
 
Protein also known as:  Cysteine-sulfinate decarboxylase.
Gene name:  CSAD
Family name: Group II decarboxylase
Entry whose protein(s) existence is based on evidence at protein level
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Function

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GO molecular function 
Pyridoxal phosphate bindingdefinition[GO:0030170] silver  
  • IEAInterPro 2 GO
Sulfinoalanine decarboxylase activitydefinition[GO:0004782]  
  • IEAEC 2 GO
GO biological process 
Taurine biosynthetic processdefinition[GO:0042412]  
  • IEAUniPathway
Enzymatic activity 
This protein acts as an enzyme. It is known to catalyze the following reaction
EC 4.1.1.29: 3-sulfino-L-alanine hypotaurine + CO(2).  
  • CuratedUniProtKB
It requires the following cofactor
Pyridoxal phosphate.  
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  • CuratedUniProtKB
Pathways 
This protein is involved in the following pathway
According to KEGG, this protein belongs to the following pathways:
Metabolic pathways  hsa01100+51380  
Taurine and hypotaurine metabolism  hsa00430+51380  
According to Reactome, this protein belongs to the following pathway:
Degradation of cysteine and homocysteine  REACT_115654  
 
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Keywords

Molecular function 
Decarboxylase  definition   [KW-0210]
Lyase  definition   [KW-0456]
Technical term 
Reference proteome  definition   [KW-1185]
 

Further external links

GenomeRNAi: 51380
PRO: PR:Q9Y600