EC 3.1.6.12 - N-acetylgalactosamine-4-sulfatase

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EC 3.1.6.12

Names

Accepted name:
N-acetylgalactosamine-4-sulfatase
Other names:
N-acetylgalactosamine 4-sulfate sulfohydrolase
acetylgalactosamine 4-sulfatase
arylsulfatase B
chondroitinase
chondroitinsulfatase
Systematic name:
N-acetyl-D-galactosamine-4-sulfate 4-sulfohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Acts also on N-acetylglucosamine 4-sulfate.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00117
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0003943
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Farooqui, A.A.
    The desulphation of hexosamine sulphates by arylsulphatase B.
    Experientia 32: 1242-1244 (1976). [PMID: 976430]
  2. Gorham, S.D. and Cantz, M.
    Arylsulphatase B, an exo-sulphatase for chondroitin 4-sulphate tetrasaccharide.
    Hoppe-Seyler's Z. Physiol. Chem. 359: 1811-1814 (1978). [PMID: 738706]
  3. Tsuji, M., Nakanishi, Y., Habuchi, H., Ishihara, K. and Suzuki, S.
    The common identity of UDP-N-acetylgalactosamine 4-sulfatase, nitrocatechol sulfatase (arylsulfatase), and chondroitin 4-sulfatase.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 612: 373-383 (1980). [PMID: 7370276]

[EC 3.1.6.12 created 1984]