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Entry
EC 2.4.1.33                 Enzyme                                 

Name
alginate synthase;
mannuronosyl transferase
Class
Transferases;
Glycosyltransferases;
Hexosyltransferases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
GDP-D-mannuronate:alginate D-mannuronyltransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
GDP-D-mannuronate + (alginate)n = GDP + (alginate)n+1 [RN:R03129]
Reaction(KEGG)
R03129;
(other) R08692
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Substrate
GDP-D-mannuronate [CPD:C00976];
(alginate)n [CPD:C01768]
Product
GDP [CPD:C00035];
(alginate)n+1 [CPD:C01768]
History
EC 2.4.1.33 created 1972
Pathway
Fructose and mannose metabolism
Reference
1  [PMID:5954796]
  Authors
Lin TY, Hassid WZ.
  Title
Pathway of algnic acid synthesis in the marine brown alga, Fucus gardneri Silva.
  Journal
J. Biol. Chem. 241 (1966) 5284-97.
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
37257-31-1

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