EC 3.2.1.61 - Mycodextranase

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EC 3.2.1.61

Names

Accepted name:
mycodextranase
Other name:
1,3-1,4-α-D-glucan 4-glucanohydrolase
Systematic name:
(1→3)-(1→4)-α-D-glucan 4-glucanohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Products are nigerose and 4-α-D-nigerosylglucose. No hydrolysis of α-D-glucans containing only 1,3- or 1,4-bonds.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0033911
CAS Registry Number: 9047-04-5

References

  1. Tung, K. and Nordin, J.H.
    Structure of the tetrasaccharide produced by the hydrolysis of nigeran by the enzyme mycodextranase.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 158: 154-156 (1968). [PMID: 5652425]

[EC 3.2.1.61 created 1972]