Reaction: oxamate + H2O = oxalate + ammonia
Other name(s): HpxW
Systematic name: oxamate amidohydrolase
Comments: The enzyme has been characterized from the bacterium Klebsiella pneumoniae.
BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, MetaCyc, CAS registry number:
1. Hicks, K.A. and Ealick, S.E. Biochemical and structural characterization of Klebsiella pneumoniae oxamate amidohydrolase in the uric acid degradation pathway. Acta Crystallogr D Struct Biol 72 (2016) 808-816. [PMID: 27303801]