EC 3.2.1.139 - α-glucuronidase

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EC 3.2.1.139

Names

Accepted name:
α-glucuronidase
Other name:
α-glucosiduronase
Systematic name:
α-D-glucosiduronate glucuronohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

considerable differences in the specificities of the enzymes from different fungi for α-D-glucosiduronates have been reported. Activity is also found in the snail.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0046559
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (12) [show] [UniProt]

References

  1. Puls, J.
    α-Glucuronidases in the hydrolysis of wood xylans.
    In: J. Visser et al. (Ed.) Xylans and Xylanases, Elsevier, Amsterdam, 1992, 213-224
  2. Uchida, H., Nanri, T., Kawabata, Y., Kusakabe, I., Murakami, K.
    Purification and characterization of intracellular α-glucuronidase from Aspergillus niger.
    Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem. 56: 1608-1615 (1992).

[EC 3.2.1.139 created 1999]