IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature

EC 5.3.1.15

Accepted name: D-lyxose ketol-isomerase

Reaction: D-lyxose = D-xylulose

Other name(s): D-lyxose isomerase; D-lyxose ketol-isomerase

Systematic name: D-lyxose aldose-ketose-isomerase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, GTD, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37318-42-6

References:

1. Anderson, R.L. and Allison, D.P. Purification and characterization of D-lyxose isomerase. J. Biol. Chem. 240 (1965) 2367-2372.

[EC 5.3.1.15 created 1972]


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