IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: uridine nucleosidase

Reaction: uridine + H2O = D-ribose + uracil

Other name(s): uridine hydrolase

Systematic name: uridine ribohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9025-47-2


1. Carter, C.E. Partial purification of a non-phosphorylytic uridine nucleosidase from yeast. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 73 (1951) 1508-1510.

[EC created 1961]

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