EC 3.5.1.39 - Alkylamidase

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EC 3.5.1.39

Names

Accepted name:
alkylamidase
Systematic name:
N-methylhexanamide amidohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

The enzyme hydrolyses N-monosubstituted and N,N-disubstituted amides, and there is some activity towards primary amides. It has little or no activity towards short-chain substrates.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047648
CAS Registry Number: 62213-19-8

References

  1. Chen, P.R.S. and Dauterman, W.C.
    Alkylamidase of sheep liver.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 250: 216-223 (1971). [PMID: 5141674]

[EC 3.5.1.39 created 1976]