(2-6)-beta-D-fructan fructanohydrolase

Levanase
Identifiers
EC no.3.2.1.65
CAS no.2608508
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Levanase (EC 3.2.1.65, levan hydrolase, 2,6-beta-D-fructan fructanohydrolase) is an enzyme with systematic name (2->6)-beta-D-fructan fructanohydrolase.[1] This enzyme catalyses the following chemical reaction

Random hydrolysis of (2->6)-beta-D-fructofuranosidic linkages in (2->6)-beta-D-fructans (levans) containing more than 3 fructose units

References[]

  1. ^ Avigad G, Bauer S (1966). "Fructan hydrolases". Methods Enzymol. 8: 621–628. doi:10.1016/0076-6879(66)08112-6.

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