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Entry
EC 5.1.3.12                 Enzyme                                 

Name
UDP-glucuronate 5'-epimerase;
uridine diphosphoglucuronate 5'-epimerase;
UDP-glucuronic acid 5'-epimerase;
C-5-uronosyl epimerase
Class
Isomerases;
Racemases and epimerases;
Acting on carbohydrates and derivatives
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
UDP-glucuronate 5'-epimerase
Reaction(IUBMB)
UDP-glucuronate = UDP-L-iduronate [RN:R01387]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
UDP-glucuronate [CPD:C00167]
Product
UDP-L-iduronate [CPD:C02330]
Comment
Requires NAD+.
History
EC 5.1.3.12 created 1972
Pathway
Amino sugar and nucleotide sugar metabolism
Metabolic pathways
Reference
1  [PMID:14450717]
  Authors
JACOBSON B, DAVIDSON EA.
  Title
Biosynthesis of uronic acids by skin enzymes. I. Uridine diphosphate-D-glucuronic acid-5-epimerase.
  Journal
J. Biol. Chem. 237 (1962) 638-42.
  Organism
Oryctolagus cuniculus
Other DBs
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
37318-38-0

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