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MetaCyc Enzyme: cardenolide β-D-fucohydrolase

Synonyms: cardenolide β-D-fucohydrolase

Species: Digitalis lanata

Summary:
An enzyme with beta-D-fucohydrolase activity was detected and partially purified from young leaves of Digitalis lanata. This enzymes catalyzes the cleavage of D-fucose from digiproside to form digitoxigenin [Kreis98].

Gene-Reaction Schematic: ?

Credits:
Created 23-Oct-2008 by Pujar A , Boyce Thompson Institute


Enzymatic reaction of: cardenolide β-D-fucohydrolase

digiproside + H2O <=> digitoxigenin + D-fucose

The reaction direction shown, that is, A + B ↔ C + D versus C + D ↔ A + B, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.

The reaction is favored in the opposite direction.

In Pathways: cardenolide glucosides biosynthesis

T(opt): 37 °C [Kreis98]

pH(opt): 7.0 [Kreis98]


References

Kreis98: Kreis, W, Hensel, A, Stuhlemmer, U (1998). "Cardenolide biosynthesis in Foxglove." Planta Medica, 64, 491-499.


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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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