IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: β-L-rhamnosidase

Reaction: Hydrolysis of terminal, non-reducing β-L-rhamnose residues in β-L-rhamnosides

Systematic name: β-L-rhamnoside rhamnohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37288-37-2


1. Barker, S.A., Somers, P.J. and Stacey, M. Arrangement of the L-rhamnose units in Diplococcus pneumoniae type II polysaccharide. Carbohydr. Res. 1 (1965) 106-115.

[EC created 1972]

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