IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: glucarate dehydratase

Reaction: D-glucarate = 5-dehydro-4-deoxy-D-glucarate + H2O

Other name(s): D-glucarate dehydratase; D-glucarate hydro-lyase

Systematic name: D-glucarate hydro-lyase (5-dehydro-4-deoxy-D-glucarate-forming)

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9059-02-3


1. Blumenthal, H.J. D-Glucarate dehydrase. Methods Enzymol. 9 (1966) 660-665.

[EC created 1972]

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