Aliases for SCLY Gene
External Ids for SCLY Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SCLY Gene
Selenocysteine lyase (SCLY; EC 220.127.116.11) catalyzes the pyridoxal 5-prime phosphate-dependent conversion of L-selenocysteine to L-alanine and elemental selenium (Mihara et al., 2000 [PubMed 10692412]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for SCLY Gene
SCLY (Selenocysteine Lyase) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Selenium Metabolism and Selenoproteins. GO annotations related to this gene include pyridoxal phosphate binding and selenocysteine lyase activity. An important paralog of this gene is ENSG00000272897.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SCLY Gene
Catalyzes the decomposition of L-selenocysteine to L-alanine and elemental selenium.