EC 3.2.1.74 - Glucan 1,4-β-glucosidase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 3.2.1.74

Names

Accepted name:
glucan 1,4-β-glucosidase
Other names:
β-1,4-β-glucanase
β-glucosidase
exo-1,4-β-glucanase
exo-1,4-β-glucosidase
exo-β-1,4-glucanase
exo-β-1,4-glucosidase
exocellulase
exo-1,4-β-D-glucosidase
1,4-β-D-glucan glucohydrolase
Systematic name:
4-β-D-glucan glucohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Acts on 1,4-β-D-glucans and related oligosaccharides. Cellobiose is hydrolysed, but very slowly.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0031217
CAS Registry Number: 37288-52-1
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Barras, D.R., Moore, A.E. and Stone, B.A.
    Enzyme-substrate relations among β-glucan hydrolases.
    Adv. Chem. Ser. 95: 105-138 (1969).

[EC 3.2.1.74 created 1972]