EC 3.1.1.43 - α-amino-acid esterase

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EC 3.1.1.43

Names

Accepted name:
α-amino-acid esterase
Other name:
α-amino acid ester hydrolase
Systematic name:
α-amino-acid-ester aminoacylhydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Also catalyses α-aminoacyl transfer to a number of amine nucleophiles.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047658

References

  1. Kato, K., Kawahara, K., Takahashi, T. and Kakinuma, A.
    Purification of an α-amino acid ester hydrolase from Xanthomonas citri.
    Agric. Biol. Chem. 44: 1069-1074 (1980).
  2. Kato, K., Kawahara, K., Takahashi, T. and Kakinuma, A.
    Substrate specificity of an α-amino acid ester hydrolase from Xanthomonas citri.
    Agric. Biol. Chem. 44: 1075-1081 (1980).
  3. Takahashi, T., Yamazaki, Y. and Kato, K.
    Substrate specificity of an α-amino acid ester hydrolase produced by Acetobacter turbidans A.T.C.C. 9325.
    Biochem. J. 137: 497-503 (1974). [PMID: 4424889]

[EC 3.1.1.43 created 1983]