EC 3.2.1.50 - α-N-acetylglucosaminidase

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EC 3.2.1.50

Names

Accepted name:
α-N-acetylglucosaminidase
Other names:
N-acetyl-α-D-glucosaminidase
N-acetyl-α-glucosaminidase
α-D-2-acetamido-2-deoxyglucosidase
α-acetylglucosaminidase
NAG
Systematic name:
α-N-acetyl-D-glucosaminide N-acetylglucosaminohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Hydrolyses UDP-N-acetylglucosamine.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0004561
CAS Registry Number: 37288-40-7
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. von Figura, K.
    Human α-N-acetylglucosaminidase. 1. Purification and properties.
    Eur. J. Biochem. 80: 523-533 (1977). [PMID: 411658]
  2. von Figura, K.
    Human α-N-acetylglucosaminidase. 2. Activity towards natural substrates and multiple recognition forms.
    Eur. J. Biochem. 80: 535-542 (1977). [PMID: 923593]
  3. Weissmann, B., Rowen, G., Marshall, J. and Friederici, D.
    Mammalian α-acetylglucosaminidase. Enzymic properties, tissue distribution, and intracellular localization.
    Biochemistry 6: 207-214 (1967). [PMID: 4291567]
  4. Werries, E., Wollek, E., Gottschalk, A. and Buddecke, E.
    Separation of N-acetyl-α-glucosaminidase and N-acetyl-α-galactosaminidase from ox spleen. Cleavage of the O-glycosidic linkage between carbohydrate and polypeptide in ovine and bovine submaxillary glycoprotein by N-acetyl-α-galactosaminidase.
    Eur. J. Biochem. 10: 445-449 (1969). [PMID: 5348072]

[EC 3.2.1.50 created 1972]