IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: furylfuramide isomerase

Reaction: (E)-2-(2-furyl)-3-(5-nitro-2-furyl)acrylamide = (Z)-2-(2-furyl)-3-(5-nitro-2-furyl)acrylamide

Systematic name: 2-(2-furyl)-3-(5-nitro-2-furyl)acrylamide cis-trans-isomerase

Comments: Requires NADH.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 72561-07-0


1. Tomoeda, M. and Kitamura, R. A cis-trans isomerising activity of Escherichia coli. Isomerization from 2-(2-furyl)-3-cis-(5-nitro-2-furyl) acrylamide (furylfuramide) to its trans isomer. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 480 (1977) 315-325. [PMID: 12827]

[EC created 1978]

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