EC 5.1 - Racemases and epimerases


This subclass contains enzymes that catalyse either racemization or epimerization of a centre of chirality. It is subdivided according to their substrates; amino acids (EC 5.1.1), hydroxy acids (EC 5.1.2), carbohydrates and derivatives (EC 5.1.3), or other compounds (EC 5.1.99).


EC 5.1.1
Acting on amino acids and derivatives
EC 5.1.2
Acting on hydroxy acids and derivatives
EC 5.1.3
Acting on carbohydrates and derivatives
EC 5.1.99
Acting on other compounds