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Accepted name: trimethylsulfonium—tetrahydrofolate N-methyltransferase
Reaction: trimethylsulfonium + tetrahydrofolate = dimethylsulfide + 5-methyltetrahydrofolate
For diagram of dimethyl sulfide catabolism, click here and for diagram of folate cofactors, click here
Other name(s): trimethylsulfonium-tetrahydrofolate methyltransferase
Systematic name: trimethylsulfonium:tetrahydrofolate N-methyltransferase
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, MetaCyc, CAS registry number: 37256-92-1
1.  Wagner, C., Lusty, S.M., Jr., Kung, H.-F. and Rodgers, N.L. Preparation and properties of trimethylsulfonium-tetrahydrofolate methyltransferase. J. Biol. Chem. 242 (1967) 1287–1293. [PMID: 6023571]
[EC created 1972]

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