Metabolism of Methylglyoxal in Microorganisms

Annu Rev Microbiol. 1984;38:49-68. doi: 10.1146/annurev.mi.38.100184.000405.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Alcohol Oxidoreductases / metabolism
  • Aldehyde Oxidoreductases / metabolism
  • Aldehydes / metabolism*
  • Carbon-Oxygen Lyases*
  • Cyclic AMP / pharmacology
  • Escherichia coli / drug effects
  • Escherichia coli / metabolism*
  • Glyceraldehyde / metabolism
  • Glycolysis
  • Lactoylglutathione Lyase / metabolism
  • Lyases / metabolism
  • Mutation
  • Pyruvaldehyde / biosynthesis
  • Pyruvaldehyde / metabolism*
  • Pyruvaldehyde / toxicity
  • Saccharomyces cerevisiae / metabolism

Substances

  • Aldehydes
  • Glyceraldehyde
  • Pyruvaldehyde
  • Cyclic AMP
  • Alcohol Oxidoreductases
  • acetol dehydrogenase
  • formaldehyde dehydrogenase (glutathione)
  • Aldehyde Oxidoreductases
  • 2-oxoaldehyde dehydrogenase (NAD+)
  • Lyases
  • Carbon-Oxygen Lyases
  • methylglyoxal synthase
  • Lactoylglutathione Lyase