EC 3.2.1.59 - Glucan endo-1,3-α-glucosidase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 3.2.1.59

Names

Accepted name:
glucan endo-1,3-α-glucosidase
Other names:
cariogenanase
cariogenase
endo-(1→3)-α-glucanase
endo-1,3-α-D-glucanase
endo-1,3-α-glucanase
mutanase
1,3(1,3;1,4)-α-D-glucan 3-glucanohydrolase
Systematic name:
3-α-D-glucan 3-glucanohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Products from pseudonigeran (1,3-α-D-glucan) are nigerose and α-D-glucose.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0051118
CAS Registry Number: 9075-84-7
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Hasegawa, S., Nordin, J.H. and Kirkwood, S.
    Enzymes that hydrolyze fungal cell wall polysaccharides. I. Purification and properties of an endo-α-D-(1-3)-glucanase from Trichoderma.
    J. Biol. Chem. 244: 5460-5470 (1969). [PMID: 5388595]

[EC 3.2.1.59 created 1972]