EC 4.2.1.146 - L-galactonate dehydratase

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EC 4.2.1.146

Names

Accepted name:
L-galactonate dehydratase
Other name:
LGD1
Systematic name:
L-galactonate hydro-lyase (2-dehydro-3-deoxy-L-galactonate-forming)

Reaction

Comments:

The enzyme takes part in a D-galacturonate degradation pathway in the fungi Trichoderma reesei (Hypocrea jecorina) and Aspergillus niger.

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. Kuorelahti, S., Jouhten, P., Maaheimo, H., Penttila, M., Richard, P.
    L-galactonate dehydratase is part of the fungal path for D-galacturonic acid catabolism.
    Mol. Microbiol. 61: 1060-1068 (2006). [PMID: 16879654]
  2. Martens-Uzunova, E. S., Schaap, P. J.
    An evolutionary conserved d-galacturonic acid metabolic pathway operates across filamentous fungi capable of pectin degradation.
    Fungal Genet. Biol. 45: 1449-1457 (2008). [PMID: 18768163]

[EC 4.2.1.146 created 2013]