Figure 1.

Enzymes involved in the detoxification of SAH and synthesis of AI-2 and AI-3. Abbreviations: SAM, S-adenosyl-methionine; SAH, S-adenosyl-homocysteine; SRH, S-ribosyl-homocysteine; DPD, 4,5-dihydroxyl-2,3-pentanedione; Pro-AI-2, Ai-2 precursor; AI-2, autoinducer 2; AI-3, autoinducer 3. The numbers in brackets show the numbers of analyzed organisms that have that enzyme (reciprocal best hit).

Sun et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2004 4:36   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-4-36
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