IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature

EC 3.2.1.66

Accepted name: quercitrinase

Reaction: quercitrin + H2O = L-rhamnose + quercetin

Systematic name: quercitrin 3-L-rhamnohydrolase

Comments: Quercitrin is quercetin 3-L-rhamnoside.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37288-47-4

References:

1. Westlake, D.W.S. Microbiological degradation of quercitrin. Can. J. Microbiol. 9 (1963) 211-220.

[EC 3.2.1.66 created 1972]


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