EC 3.2.1.6 - Endo-1,3(4)-β-glucanase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 3.2.1.6

Names

Accepted name:
endo-1,3(4)-β-glucanase
Other names:
β-1,3-1,4-glucanase
β-1,3-glucanase
endo-1,3-1,4-β-D-glucanase
endo-1,3-β-D-glucanase
endo-1,3-β-glucanase
endo-β-(1-3)-D-glucanase
endo-β-(1→3)-D-glucanase
endo-β-1,3(4)-glucanase
endo-β-1,3-1,4-glucanase
endo-β-1,3-glucanase IV
laminaranase
laminarinase
endo-1,4-β-glucanase
1,3-(1,3;1,4)-β-D-glucan 3(4)-glucanohydrolase
Systematic name:
3(or 4)-β-D-glucan 3(4)-glucanohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Substrates include laminarin, lichenin and cereal D-glucans; different from EC 3.2.1.52 β-L-N-acetylhexosaminidase.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00794
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0052861 , GO:0052862 , GO:0033903
CAS Registry Number: 62213-14-3
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (15) [show] [UniProt]

References

  1. Barras, D.R. and Stone, B.A.
    β-1,3-Glucan hydrolases from Euglena gracilis. I. The nature of the hydrolases.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 191: 329-341 (1969). [PMID: 5354264]
  2. Barras, D.R. and Stone, B.A.
    β-1,3-Glucan hydrolases from Euglena gracilis. II. Purification and properties of the β-1,3-glucan exo-hydrolase.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 191: 342-353 (1969). [PMID: 5354265]
  3. Cunningham, L.W. and Manners, D.J.
    Enzymic degradation of lichenin.
    Biochem. J. 80: 42P-43P (1961). [PMID: 5354265]
  4. Reese, E.T. and Mandels, M.
    β-D-1,3-Glucanases in fungi.
    Can. J. Microbiol. 5: 173-185 (1959).
  5. Sova, V.V., Elyakova, L.A. and Vaskovsky, V.E.
    Purification and some properties of β-1,3-glucan glucanohydrolase from the crystalline style of bivalvia, Spisula sachalinensis.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 212: 111-115 (1970). [PMID: 5500926]

[EC 3.2.1.6 created 1961, modified 1976]