EC 3.1.6.1 - Arylsulfatase

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EC 3.1.6.1

Names

Accepted name:
arylsulfatase
Other names:
4-methylumbelliferyl sulfatase
p-nitrophenyl sulfatase
arylsulfohydrolase
estrogen sulfatase
nitrocatechol sulfatase
phenolsulfatase
phenylsulfatase
sulfatase
Systematic name:
aryl-sulfate sulfohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

A group of enzymes with rather similar specificities.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00117
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0004065
CAS Registry Number: 9016-17-5
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (11) [show] [UniProt]

References

  1. Dodgson, K.S., Spencer, B. and Williams, K.
    Studies on sulphatases. 13. The hydrolysis of substituted phenyl sulphates by the arylsulphatase of Alcaligenes metacaligenes.
    Biochem. J. 64: 216-221 (1956).
  2. Roy, A.B.
    The synthesis and hydrolysis of sulfate esters.
    Adv. Enzymol. Relat. Subj. Biochem. 22: 205-235 (1960).
  3. Roy, A.B.
    Sulphatases, lysosomes and disease.
    Aust. J. Exp. Biol. Med. Sci. 54: 111-135 (1976). [PMID: 13772]
  4. Webb, E.C. and Morrow, P.F.W.
    The activation of an arysulphatase from ox liver by chloride and other anions.
    Biochem. J. 73: 7-15 (1959).

[EC 3.1.6.1 created 1961, modified 2011]