Glucose 1-dehydrogenase (FAD, quinone)
|glucose 1-dehydrogenase (FAD, quinone)|
|PDB structures||RCSB PDB PDBe PDBsum|
|Gene Ontology||AmiGO / QuickGO|
- D-glucose + a quinone D-glucono-1,5-lactone + a quinol
This enzyme belongs to the family of oxidoreductases, specifically those acting on the CH-OH group of donor with other acceptors. The systematic name of this enzyme class is D-glucose:acceptor 1-oxidoreductase. Other names in common use include glucose dehydrogenase (Aspergillus), glucose dehydrogenase (decarboxylating), and D-glucose:(acceptor) 1-oxidoreductase. This enzyme participates in pentose phosphate pathway. It employs one cofactor, FAD.
- Bak TG (July 1967). "Studies on glucose dehydrogenase of Aspergillus oryzae. II. Purification and physical and chemical properties". Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Enzymology. 139 (2): 277–93. doi:10.1016/0005-2744(67)90032-0. PMID 6034674.