EC 3.2.1.37 - Xylan 1,4-β-xylosidase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 3.2.1.37

Names

Accepted name:
xylan 1,4-β-xylosidase
Other names:
β-D-xylopyranosidase
β-xylosidase
exo-1,4-β-D-xylosidase
exo-1,4-β-xylosidase
exo-1,4-xylosidase
xylobiase
1,4-β-D-xylan xylohydrolase
Systematic name:
4-β-D-xylan xylohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Also hydrolyses xylobiose. Some other exoglycosidase activities have been found associated with this enzyme in sheep liver.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00787
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0009044
CAS Registry Number: 9025-53-0
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (41) [show] [UniProt]

References

  1. Chinchetru, M.A., Cabezas, J.A. and Calvo, P.
    Purification and characterization of a broad specificity β-glucosidase from sheep liver.
    Int. J. Biochem. 21: 469-476 (1989). [PMID: 2503402]
  2. Howard, B.H., Jones, G. and Purdom, M.R.
    The pentosanases of some rumen bacteria.
    Biochem. J. 74: 173-180 (1960). [PMID: 14403433]

[EC 3.2.1.37 created 1965]