EC 3.5.3.4 - Allantoicase

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EC 3.5.3.4

Names

Accepted name:
allantoicase
Systematic name:
allantoate amidinohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Also hydrolyses (R)-ureidoglycolate to glyoxylate and urea.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , NIST 74 , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0004037
CAS Registry Number: 9025-21-2
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (42) [show] [UniProt]

References

  1. Florkin, M. and Duchateau-Bosson, G.
    Microdosage photométrique de l'allantoïne en solutions pures et dans l'urine.
    Enzymologia 9: 5-9 (1940).
  2. Trijbels, F. and Vogels, G.D.
    Allantoicase and ureidoglycolase in Pseudomonas and Penicillium species.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 118: 387-395 (1966). [PMID: 4960174]
  3. van der Drift, C. and Vogels, G.D.
    Effect of metal and hydrogen ions on the activity and stability of allantoicase.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 198: 339-352 (1971).
  4. s'Gravenmade, E.J., van der Drift, C. and Vogels, G.D.
    Hydrolysis, racemization and absolute configuration of ureidoglycolate, a substrate of allantoicase.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 198: 569-582 (1971).

[EC 3.5.3.4 created 1961]