EC 184.108.40.206 - Heparin-sulfate lyase
IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
- Elimination of sulfate, appears to act on linkages between N-acetyl-D-glucosamine and uronate. Product is an unsaturated sugar.
Does not act on N,O-desulfated glucosamine or N-acetyl-O-sulfated glucosamine linkages.
Links to other databases
The enzymatic degradation of heparin and heparitin sulfate. 3. Purification of a heparitinase and a heparinase from flavobacteria.J. Biol. Chem. 245: 6170-6175 (1970). [PMID: 5484472]
[EC 220.127.116.11 created 1972]