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Entry
EC 3.1.1.70                 Enzyme                                 

Name
cetraxate benzylesterase
Class
Hydrolases;
Acting on ester bonds;
Carboxylic-ester hydrolases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
cetraxate-benzyl-ester benzylhydrolase
Reaction(IUBMB)
cetraxate benzyl ester + H2O = cetraxate + benzyl alcohol [RN:R03612]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
cetraxate benzyl ester [CPD:C03256];
H2O [CPD:C00001]
Product
cetraxate [CPD:C01564];
benzyl alcohol [CPD:C00556]
Comment
Acts on a number of benzyl esters of substituted phenyl propanoates, and on the benzyl esters of phenylalanine and tyrosine.
History
EC 3.1.1.70 created 1992
Reference
1  [PMID:2632040]
  Authors
Kuroda H, Miyadera A, Imura A, Suzuki A.
  Title
Partial purification, and some properties and reactivities of cetraxate benzyl ester hydrochloride-hydrolyzing enzyme.
  Journal
Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 37:2929-32 (1989)
Other DBs
ExplorEnz - The Enzyme Database: 3.1.1.70
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature: 3.1.1.70
ExPASy - ENZYME nomenclature database: 3.1.1.70
BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 3.1.1.70
CAS: 125858-78-8

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