This list contains a list of EC numbers for the sixth group, EC 6, ligases, placed in numerical order as determined by the Nomenclature Committee of the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. All official information is tabulated at the website of the committee.[1] The database is developed and maintained by Andrew McDonald.[2]

EC 6.1: Forming Carbon-Oxygen Bonds

EC 6.1.1: Ligases Forming Aminoacyl-tRNA and Related Compounds (Aminoacyl tRNA synthetase)

EC 6.1.2: Acid—alcohol ligases (ester synthases)

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EC 6.1.3: Cyclo-ligases

* No Wikipedia article

EC 6.2: Forming Carbon-Sulfur Bonds

EC 6.2.1: Acid-Thiol Ligases

* No Wikipedia article

EC 6.2.2: Amide—thiol ligases

* No Wikipedia article

EC 6.3: Forming Carbon-Nitrogen Bonds

EC 6.3.1: Acid—Ammonia (or Amine) Ligases (Amide Synthases)

* No Wikipedia article

EC 6.3.2: Acid—Amino-Acid Ligases (Peptide Synthases)

* No Wikipedia article

EC 6.3.3: Cyclo-Ligases

* No Wikipedia article

EC 6.3.4: Other Carbon-Nitrogen Ligases

* No Wikipedia article

EC 6.3.5: Carbon-nitrogen ligases with glutamine as amido-N-donor

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EC 6.4: Forming Carbon-Carbon Bonds

EC 6.4.1: Ligases that form carbon-carbon bonds (only sub-subclass identified to date)

EC 6.5: Forming Phosphoric Ester Bonds

EC 6.5.1: Ligases that form phosphoric-ester bonds (only sub-subclass identified to date)

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EC 6.6: Forming Nitrogen-Metal Bonds

EC 6.6.1: Forming Coordination Complexes

References

  1. ^ "ExplorEnz – The Enzyme Database".
  2. ^ McDonald, A.G.; Boyce, S.; K.F., Tipton (2009). "ExplorEnz: the primary source of the IUBMB enzyme list". Nucleic Acids Res. 37: D593–D597. doi:10.1093/nar/gkn582.