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Entry
EC 3.1.1.48                 Enzyme                                 

Name
fusarinine-C ornithinesterase;
ornithine esterase;
5-N-acyl-L-ornithine-ester hydrolase
Class
Hydrolases;
Acting on ester bonds;
Carboxylic-ester hydrolases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
N5-acyl-L-ornithine-ester hydrolase
Reaction(IUBMB)
N5-acyl-L-ornithine ester + H2O = N5-acyl-L-ornithine + an alcohol [RN:R04070]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
N5-acyl-L-ornithine ester [CPD:C03625];
H2O [CPD:C00001]
Product
N5-acyl-L-ornithine [CPD:C02858];
alcohol [CPD:C00069]
Comment
Hydrolyses the three ornithine ester bonds in fusarinine C. Also acts on N5-dinitrophenyl-L-ornithine methyl ester.
History
EC 3.1.1.48 created 1984
Reference
1  [PMID:949472]
  Authors
Emery T.
  Title
Fungal ornithine esterases: relationship to iron transport.
  Journal
Biochemistry. 15 (1976) 2723-8.
Other DBs
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
60202-10-0

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