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TTD Target ID: TTDR00133

Target Information
NameL-lactate dehydrogenase    
Type of targetResearch target    
Lactate dehydrogenase    
[ICD9: 084   ICD10: B50-B54]
Toxoplasmic encephalitis
[ICD9: 323   ICD10: A83-A86, B94.1, G05]
BioChemical ClassOxidoreductases acting on the CH-OH group of donors    
EC NumberEC
PathwayCysteine metabolism
Glycolysis / Gluconeogenesis
Propanoate metabolism
Pyruvate metabolism
UniProt IDP13774
3-Hydroxyisoxazole-4-Carboxylic Acid[6]
4-Hydroxy-1,2,5-Oxadiazole-3-Carboxylic Acid[6]
4-Hydroxy-1,2,5-Thiadiazole-3-Carboxylic Acid[6]
Naphthalene-2,6-disulfonic acid[7]
Oxalate Ion[6]
Oxamic Acid[6]
Cross References 3D Structure
Related Literature
On-Line Medical Dictionary
Ref 1Following the course of malaria treatment by detecting parasite lactate dehydrogenase enzyme. Br J Haematol. 2001 May;113(2):558-9. To Reference
Ref 2Crystal structure of Plasmodium berghei lactate dehydrogenase indicates the unique structural differences of these enzymes are shared across the Plasmodium genus. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2003 Sep;131(1):1-10. To Reference
Ref 3Substrate and cofactor specificity and selective inhibition of lactate dehydrogenase from the malarial parasite P. falciparum. Mol Biochem Parasitol. 1997 Dec 1;90(1):235-46. To Reference
Ref 4Structure of Toxoplasma gondii LDH1: active-site differences from human lactate dehydrogenases and the structural basis for efficient APAD+ use. Biochemistry. 2004 Feb 3;43(4):879-89. To Reference
Ref 5Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 January; 39(Database issue): D1035¨CD1041. DrugBank 3.0: a comprehensive resource for ¡®Omics¡¯ research on drugs To Reference
Ref 6Overington JP, Al-Lazikani B, Hopkins AL: How many drug targets are there? Nat Rev Drug Discov. 2006 Dec;5(12):993-6. To Reference
Ref 7Berman HM, Westbrook J, Feng Z, Gilliland G, Bhat TN, Weissig H, Shindyalov IN, Bourne PE: The Protein Data Bank. Nucleic Acids Res. 2000 Jan 1;28(1):235-42. To Reference


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