|Superclasses:||Reactions Classified By Conversion Type → Simple Reactions → Chemical Reactions|
|Reactions Classified By Substrate → Small-Molecule Reactions|
EC Number: 188.8.131.52
In Pathway: D-galacturonate degradation I
Note that this reaction equation differs from the official Enzyme Commission reaction equation for this EC number, which can be found here .
The reaction direction shown, that is, A + B ↔ C + D versus C + D ↔ A + B, is in accordance with the Enzyme Commission system.
Mass balance status: Balanced.
Enzyme Commission Primary Name: glucuronate isomerase
Enzyme Commission Synonyms: uronic isomerase, uronate isomerase, D-glucuronate isomerase, uronic acid isomerase, D-glucuronate ketol-isomerase
Part of the galacturonate pathway.
Enzyme Commission Summary:
Also converts D-galacturonate to D-tagaturonate.
Ashwell60: Ashwell G, Wahba AJ, Hickman J (1960). "Uronic acid metabolism in bacteria. I. Purification and properties of uronic acid isomerase in Escherichia coli." J Biol Chem 1960;235(6):1559-1565. PMID: 13794771
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