EC 3.2.1.22 - α-galactosidase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 3.2.1.22

Names

Accepted name:
α-galactosidase
Other names:
α-D-galactosidase
α-galactosidase A
α-galactoside galactohydrolase
melibiase
Systematic name:
α-D-galactoside galactohydrolase

Reaction

Cofactors

Comments:

Also hydrolyses α-D-fucosides.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00443 , PROSITE:PDOC01027
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0004557 , GO:0052692
CAS Registry Number: 9025-35-8
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (88) [show] [UniProt]

References

  1. Suzuki, H., Li, S.-C. and Li, Y.-T.
    α-Galactosidase from Mortierella vinacea. Crystallization and properties.
    J. Biol. Chem. 245: 781-786 (1970). [PMID: 5418105]
  2. Wiederschain, G. and Beyer, E.
    [Interrelation of α-D-fucosidase and α-D-galactosidase activities in man and animals].
    Dokl. Akad. Nauk S.S.S.R. 231: 486-488 (1976). [PMID: 976079]

[EC 3.2.1.22 created 1961]