EC - Dehydro-L-gulonate decarboxylase

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Accepted name:
dehydro-L-gulonate decarboxylase
Other names:
3-keto-L-gulonate decarboxylase
keto-L-gulonate decarboxylase
3-dehydro-L-gulonate carboxy-lyase
Systematic name:
3-dehydro-L-gulonate carboxy-lyase (L-xylulose-forming)


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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047842
CAS Registry Number: 9024-67-3


  1. Smiley, J.D. and Ashwell, G.
    Purification and properties of β-L-hydroxy acid dehydrogenase. II. Isolation of β-keto-L-gulonic acid, an intermediate in L-xylulose biosynthesis.
    J. Biol. Chem. 236 : 357-364 (1961).

[EC created 1965]