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Entry
EC 2.4.1.5                  Enzyme                                 

Name
dextransucrase;
sucrose 6-glucosyltransferase;
SGE;
CEP;
sucrose-1,6-alpha-glucan glucosyltransferase;
sucrose:1,6-alpha-D-glucan 6-alpha-D-glucosyltransferase
Class
Transferases;
Glycosyltransferases;
Hexosyltransferases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
sucrose:(1->6)-alpha-D-glucan 6-alpha-D-glucosyltransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
sucrose + [(1->6)-alpha-D-glucosyl]n = D-fructose + [(1->6)-alpha-D-glucosyl]n+1 [RN:R02120 R06066]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
sucrose [CPD:C00089];
[(1->6)-alpha-D-glucosyl]n
Product
D-fructose [CPD:C00095];
[(1->6)-alpha-D-glucosyl]n+1
History
EC 2.4.1.5 created 1961
Pathway
Starch and sucrose metabolism
Orthology
K00689  
dextransucrase
Genes
SAA: 
ESI: 
LLM: 
SMU: 
SMU_1004(gtfB) SMU_1005(gtfC) SMU_910(gtfD)
SMC: 
SSA: 
SSA_0613(gtfP)
SGO: 
SGO_0497(gtfG)
SGA: 
SGG: 
SSR: 
LSL: 
LRE: 
LRF: 
OOE: 
LME: 
LCI: 
LKI: 
LGS: 
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Taxonomy
Reference
1  [PMID:13651133]
  Authors
BAILEY RW.
  Title
Transglucosidase activity of rumen strains of Streptococcus bovis. 2. Isolation and properties of dextransucrase.
  Journal
Biochem. J. 72 (1959) 42-9.
  Organism
Streptococcus bovis
Reference
2
  Authors
Bailey, R.W., Barker, S.A., Bourne, E.J. and Stacey, M.
  Title
Immunopolysaccharides. Part VI. The isolation and properties of the dextransucrase of Betacoccus arabinosaceous.
  Journal
J. Chem. Soc. (Lond.) (1957) 3530-3536.
Reference
3
  Authors
Hehre, E.J.
  Title
Enzymic synthesis of polysaccharides: a biological type of polymerization.
  Journal
Adv. Enzymol. Relat. Subj. Biochem. 11 (1951) 297-337.
Other DBs
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IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature: 
ExPASy - ENZYME nomenclature database: 
BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
9032-14-8

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