MetaCyc Reaction:

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion TypeSimple ReactionsChemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By SubstrateSmall-Molecule Reactions

EC Number:

Enzymes and Genes:

Triticum aestivum: fructan 1-exohydrolaseInferred from experiment: 1-FEH w1
fructan 1-exohydrolaseInferred from experiment: 1-FEH w2

In Pathway: fructan degradation

The direction shown, i.e. which substrates are on the left and right sides, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.

Mass balance status: Balanced.

Enzyme Commission Primary Name: fructan β-fructosidase

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: exo-β-D-fructosidase, exo-β-fructosidase, polysaccharide β-fructofuranosidase, fructan exohydrolase

Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG in kcal/mol): 0.56700134Inferred by computational analysis [Latendresse13]

Enzyme Commission Summary:
Hydrolyses inulin and levan, and also sucrose.

Citations: [Jacques85, DaCosta68]

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Relationship Links: BRENDA:EC:, ENZYME:EC:, IUBMB-ExplorEnz:EC:


DaCosta68: DaCosta T, Gibbons RJ (1968). "Hydrolysis of levan by human plaque streptococci." Arch Oral Biol 13(6);609-17. PMID: 5244285

Jacques85: Jacques NJ, Morrey-Jones JG, Walker GJ (1985). "Inducible and constitutive formation of fructanase in batch and continuous cultures of Streptococcus mutans." J Gen Microbiol 131(7);1625-33. PMID: 4045423

Latendresse13: Latendresse M. (2013). "Computing Gibbs Free Energy of Compounds and Reactions in MetaCyc."

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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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