EC - Adenosine deaminase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name:
adenosine deaminase
Other name:
deoxyadenosine deaminase
Systematic name:
adenosine aminohydrolase


Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , NIST 74 , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00419
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0004000
CAS Registry Number: 9026-93-1
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (143) [show] [UniProt]


  1. Kaplan, N.O., Colowick, S.P. and Ciotti, M.M.
    Enzymatic deamination of cytosine nucleosides.
    J. Biol. Chem. 194: 579-591 (1952).
  2. Powell, J.F. and Hunter, J.R.
    Adenosine deaminase and ribosidase in spores of Bacillus cereus.
    Biochem. J. 62: 381-387 (1956).

[EC created 1961]