Provides a repository dealing with enzyme catalytic-mechanisms. EzCatDB includes more than 850 entries organized according the recorded structural information of enzymes and ligand molecules, and the proposed mechanisms. Information is hierarchically classified in terms of cofactors, substrates, products and intermediates. The database also contains links to other enzyme reaction databases such as CSA and MACiE.
Computational Biology Research Center (CBRC), National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Tokyo Waterfront Bio-IT Research Building, Tokyo, Japan; Level Five Co Ltd, Shibaura, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan; Faculty of Science and Engineering, Gunma University, Kiryu, Gunma, Japan; Center for Informational Biology, Ochanomizu University, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
EzCatDB funding source(s)
Supported by the Institute for Bioinformatics Research and Development (BIRD), which were organized by the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST); a Grant-in-Aid for Publication of Scientific Research Results [238048, 248047], organized by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS); and the Commission for the Development of Artificial Gene Synthesis Technology for Creating Innovative Biomaterial from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), Japan.