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Substance Name: Akyltransferase
RN: 9047-03-4


  • An enzyme that transfers methyl groups from O(6)-methylguanine, and other methylated moieties of DNA, to a cysteine residue in itself, thus repairing alkylated DNA in a single-step reaction. EC
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Names and Synonyms

MeSH Heading

  • O(6)-Methylguanine-DNA Methyltransferase


  • O(6)-Alkylguanine-dna alkyltransferase

Systematic Name

  • Akyltransferase

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9047-03-4

System Generated Number

  • 0009047034