EC 5.1.3.12 - UDP-glucuronate 5'-epimerase

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EC 5.1.3.12

Names

Accepted name:
UDP-glucuronate 5'-epimerase
Other names:
C-5-uronosyl epimerase
UDP-glucuronic acid 5'-epimerase
UDPglucuronate 5'-epimerase
uridine diphosphoglucuronate 5'-epimerase
Systematic name:
UDP-glucuronate 5'-epimerase

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

Requires NAD+.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050379
CAS Registry Number: 37318-38-0
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Jacobson, B. and Davidson, E.A.
    Biosynthesis of uronic acids by skin enzymes. I. Uridine diphosphate-D-glucuronic acid-5-epimerase.
    J. Biol. Chem. 237: 638-642 (1962).

[EC 5.1.3.12 created 1972]