UniProt functional annotation for P15587

UniProt code: P15587.

Organism: Streptomyces olivochromogenes.
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Actinobacteria; Streptomycetales; Streptomycetaceae; Streptomyces.
 
Function: Involved in D-xylose catabolism.
 
Catalytic activity: D-xylopyranose = D-xylulose.
Cofactor: Name=Mg(2+); Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:18420; Evidence={ECO:0000250}; Note=Binds 2 magnesium ions per subunit. {ECO:0000250};
Subunit: Homotetramer.
Subcellular location: Cytoplasm.
Similarity: Belongs to the xylose isomerase family. {ECO:0000305}.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.