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A new class EC 7, Translocases, has been added to the EC list. It will be part of ENZYME from release 2018_10. Read more about EC 7 here.

ENZYME entry: EC

Accepted Name
Exodeoxyribonuclease (lambda-induced).
Alternative Name(s)
Lambda exonuclease.
Reaction catalysed
Exonucleolytic cleavage in the 5'- to 3'-direction to yield nucleoside 5'-phosphates
  • Preference for double-stranded DNA.
  • Does not attack single-strand breaks.
  • Similar enzymes: T4, T5 and T7 exonucleases, mammalian DNase IV.
  • Formerly EC
PRIAM enzyme-specific profiles3.1.11.3
KEGG Ligand Database for Enzyme Nomenclature3.1.11.3
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature3.1.11.3
MEDLINEFind literature relating to
P06229, EXO5_BPT5;  P03697, EXO_LAMBD;  P20321, EXRN_BPT3;  
P00638, EXRN_BPT7;  

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