EC 3.5.1.69 - Glycosphingolipid deacylase

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EC 3.5.1.69

Names

Accepted name:
glycosphingolipid deacylase
Other name:
glycosphingolipid ceramide deacylase
Systematic name:
glycosphingolipid amidohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Does not act on sphingolipids such as ceramide. Not identical with EC 3.5.1.23 ceramidase.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0033964
CAS Registry Number: 122544-53-0

References

  1. Hirabayashi, Y., Kimura, M., Matsumoto, M., Yamamoto, K., Kadowaki, S. and Tochikura, T.
    A novel glycosphingolipid hydrolyzing enzyme, glycosphingolipid ceramide deacylase, which cleaves the linkage between the fatty acid and sphingosine base in glycosphingolipids.
    J. Biochem. (Tokyo) 103: 1-4 (1988). [PMID: 3360750]

[EC 3.5.1.69 created 1990]