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Entry
EC 2.4.1.20                 Enzyme                                 

Name
cellobiose phosphorylase
Class
Transferases;
Glycosyltransferases;
Hexosyltransferases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
cellobiose:phosphate alpha-D-glucosyltransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
cellobiose + phosphate = alpha-D-glucose 1-phosphate + D-glucose [RN:R00952 R06056]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
cellobiose [CPD:C00185];
phosphate [CPD:C00009]
Product
alpha-D-glucose 1-phosphate [CPD:C00103];
D-glucose [CPD:C00031]
History
EC 2.4.1.20 created 1965
Pathway
Starch and sucrose metabolism
Orthology
K00702  
cellobiose phosphorylase
Genes
CTH: 
Taxonomy
Reference
1  [PMID:5653182]
  Authors
Alexander JK.
  Title
Purification and specificity of cellobiose phosphorylase from Clostridium thermocellum.
  Journal
J. Biol. Chem. 243 (1968) 2899-904.
  Organism
Clostridium thermocellum
Reference
2  [PMID:13795349]
  Authors
AYERS WA.
  Title
Phosphorolysis and synthesis of cellobiose by cell extracts from Ruminococcus flavefaciens.
  Journal
J. Biol. Chem. 234 (1959) 2819-22.
  Organism
Ruminococcus flavefaciens
Other DBs
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
9030-20-0

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