EC 5.3.1.20 - Ribose isomerase

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EC 5.3.1.20

Names

Accepted name:
ribose isomerase
Other names:
D-ribose isomerase
D-ribose ketol-isomerase
Systematic name:
D-ribose aldose-ketose-isomerase

Reaction

Comments:

Also acts on L-lyxose and L-rhamnose.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , NIST 74 , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050261
CAS Registry Number: 57534-76-6

References

  1. Izumori, K., Rees, A.W. and Elbein, A.D.
    Purification, crystallization, and properties of D-ribose isomerase from Mycobacterium smegmatis.
    J. Biol. Chem. 250: 8085-8087 (1975). [PMID: 240851]

[EC 5.3.1.20 created 1978]