glucarate dehydratase tetramer, E.Coli
|PDB structures||RCSB PDB PDBe PDBsum|
|Gene Ontology||AmiGO / QuickGO|
- D-glucarate 5-dehydro-4-deoxy-D-glucarate + H2O
This enzyme belongs to the family of lyases, specifically the hydro-lyases, which cleave carbon-oxygen bonds. The systematic name of this enzyme class is D-glucarate hydro-lyase (5-dehydro-4-deoxy-D-glucarate-forming). Other names in common use include D-glucarate dehydratase, and D-glucarate hydro-lyase. This enzyme participates in ascorbate and aldarate metabolism.
- Blumenthal HJ (1966). "D-Glucarate dehydrase". Methods Enzymol. 9: 660–665. doi:10.1016/0076-6879(66)09134-1.
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