Hydro-lyases (EC 4.2.1) are a type of enzyme.[1] As lyases, hydro-lyases cleave various chemical bonds by means other than hydrolysis and oxidation. Examples of specific hydro-lyases include carbonic anhydrase (EC and fumarase (EC


  1. ^ "EC 4.2.1: Enzyme Nomenclature Recommendations". Nomenclature Committee of the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Retrieved 2013-06-23.