To improve security and privacy, we are moving our web pages and services from HTTP to HTTPS.
To give users of web services time to transition to HTTPS, we will support separate HTTP and HTTPS services until the end of 2017.
From January 2018 most HTTP traffic will be automatically redirected to HTTPS. [more...]
View this page in https

ENZYME entry: EC 5.1.3.23

Accepted Name
UDP-2,3-diacetamido-2,3-dideoxyglucuronic acid 2-epimerase.
Alternative Name(s)
2,3-diacetamido-2,3-dideoxy-alpha-D-glucuronic acid 2-epimerase.
UDP-alpha-D-GlcNAc3NAcA 2-epimerase.
UDP-GlcNAc3NAcA 2-epimerase.
Reaction catalysed
UDP-2,3-diacetamido-2,3-dideoxy-alpha-D-glucuronate <=> UDP-2,3-diacetamido-2,3-dideoxy-alpha-D-mannuronate
Comment(s)
  • Participates in the biosynthetic pathway for UDP-alpha-D-ManNAc3NAcA (UDP-2,3-diacetamido-2,3-dideoxy-alpha-D-mannuronic acid), an important precursor of the B-band lipopolysaccharide of Pseudomonas aeroginosa serotype O5 and of the band-A trisaccharide of Bordetella pertussis, both important respiratory pathogens.
  • Highly specific as UDP-alpha-D-GlcNAc, UDP-alpha-D-GlcNAcA (UDP-2- acetamido-2-deoxy-alpha-D-glucuronic acid) and UDP-alpha-D-GlcNAc3NAc (UDP-2,3-diacetamido-2,3-dideoxy-alpha-D-glucose) cannot act as substrates.
Cross-references
BRENDA5.1.3.23
EC2PDB5.1.3.23
ExplorEnz5.1.3.23
PRIAM enzyme-specific profiles5.1.3.23
KEGG Ligand Database for Enzyme Nomenclature5.1.3.23
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature5.1.3.23
IntEnz5.1.3.23
MEDLINEFind literature relating to 5.1.3.23
MetaCyc5.1.3.23
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
G3XD61, WBPI_PSEAE

View entry in original ENZYME format
View entry in raw text format (no links)

All UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot entries referenced in this entry, with possibility to download in different formats, align etc.
All ENZYME / UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot entries corresponding to 5.1.3.-
All ENZYME / UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot entries corresponding to 5.1.-.-
All ENZYME / UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot entries corresponding to 5.-.-.-