IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: L-rhamnose 1-dehydrogenase

Reaction: L-rhamnofuranose + NAD+ = L-rhamno-1,4-lactone + NADH + H+

For diagram of reaction click here.

Systematic name: L-rhamnofuranose:NAD+ 1-oxidoreductase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 52227-67-5


1. Rigo, L.U., Maréchal, L.R., Vieira, M.M. and Veiga, L.A. Oxidative pathway for L-rhamnose degradation in Pallularia pullulans. Can. J. Microbiol. 31 (1985) 817-822.

2. Rigo, L.U., Nakano, M., Veiga, L.A. and Feingold, D.S. L-Rhamnose dehydrogenase of Pullularia pullulans. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 445 (1976) 286-293. [PMID: 8142]

[EC created 1978]

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