EC 2.4.1.279 - Nigerose phosphorylase

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EC 2.4.1.279

Names

Accepted name:
nigerose phosphorylase
Other name:
cphy1874 (gene name)
Systematic name:
3-O-α-D-glucopyranosyl-D-glucopyranose:phosphate β-D-glucosyltransferase

Reaction

Comments:

The enzymes from Clostridium phytofermentans is specific for nigerose, and shows only 0.5% relative activity with kojibiose (cf. EC 2.4.1.230, kojibiose phosphorylase).

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Nihira, T., Nakai, H., Chiku, K., Kitaoka, M.
    Discovery of nigerose phosphorylase from Clostridium phytofermentans.
    Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 93 : 1513-1522 (2012). [PMID: 21808968]

[EC 2.4.1.279 created 2012]