Arylsulfatase

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Arylsulfatase
Identifiers
EC number3.1.6.1
CAS number9016-17-5
Databases
IntEnzIntEnz view
BRENDABRENDA entry
ExPASyNiceZyme view
KEGGKEGG entry
MetaCycmetabolic pathway
PRIAMprofile
PDB structuresRCSB PDB PDBe PDBsum

Arylsulfatase (EC 3.1.6.1, sulfatase, nitrocatechol sulfatase, phenolsulfatase, phenylsulfatase, p-nitrophenyl sulfatase, arylsulfohydrolase, 4-methylumbelliferyl sulfatase, estrogen sulfatase) is a type of sulfatase enzyme with systematic name aryl-sulfate sulfohydrolase.[1][2][3][4] This enzyme catalyses the following chemical reaction

a phenol sulfate + H2O a phenol + sulfate

This group of enzymes has similar specificities.

Types include:

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Dodgson KS, Spencer B, Williams K (October 1956). "Studies on sulphatases. 13. The hydrolysis of substituted phenyl sulphates by the arylsulphatase of Alcaligenes metalcaligenes". The Biochemical Journal. 64 (2): 216–21. PMC 1199721. PMID 13363831.
  2. ^ Roy AB (1960). "The synthesis and hydrolysis of sulfate esters". Advances in Enzymology and Related Subjects of Biochemistry. 22: 205–35. PMID 13744184.
  3. ^ Roy AB (April 1976). "Sulphatases, lysosomes and disease". The Australian Journal of Experimental Biology and Medical Science. 54 (2): 111–35. doi:10.1038/icb.1976.13. PMID 13772.
  4. ^ Webb EC, Morrow PF (September 1959). "The activation of an arysulphatase from ox liver by chloride and other anions". The Biochemical Journal. 73 (1): 7–15. PMC 1197004. PMID 13843260.