EC 2.4.1.5 - Dextransucrase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 2.4.1.5

Names

Accepted name:
dextransucrase
Other names:
CEP
SGE
sucrose 6-glucosyltransferase
sucrose-1,6-α-glucan glucosyltransferase
Systematic name:
sucrose:(1→6)-α-D-glucan 6-α-D-glucosyltransferase

Reaction

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047849
CAS Registry Number: 9032-14-8
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (10) [show] [UniProt]

References

  1. Bailey, R.W.
    Transglucosidase activity of rumen strains of Streptococcus bovis. 2. Isolation and properties of dextransucrase.
    Biochem. J. 72: 42-49 (1959).
  2. Bailey, R.W., Barker, S.A., Bourne, E.J. and Stacey, M.
    Immunopolysaccharides. Part VI. The isolation and properties of the dextransucrase of Betacoccus arabinosaceous.
    J. Chem. Soc. (Lond.) 3530-3536 (1957).
  3. Hehre, E.J.
    Enzymic synthesis of polysaccharides: a biological type of polymerization.
    Adv. Enzymol. Relat. Subj. Biochem. 11: 297-337 (1951).

[EC 2.4.1.5 created 1961]