IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: GDP-6-deoxy-D-talose 4-dehydrogenase

Reaction: GDP-6-deoxy-α-D-talose + NAD(P)+ = GDP-4-dehydro-α-D-rhamnose + NAD(P)H + H+

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Glossary: GDP-4-dehydro-α-D-rhamnose = GDP-4-dehydro-6-deoxy-α-D-mannose
GDP-6-deoxy-α-D-talose = GDP-α-D-pneumose

Other name(s): guanosine diphospho-6-deoxy-D-talose dehydrogenase; GDP-6-deoxy-D-talose:NAD(P)+ 4-oxidoreductase<

Systematic name: GDP-6-deoxy-α-D-talose:NAD(P)+ 4-oxidoreductase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37250-66-1


1. Markovitz, A. Biosynthesis of guanosine diphosphate D-rhamnose and guanosine diphosphate D-talomethylose from guanosine diphosphate α-D-mannose. J. Biol. Chem. 239 (1964) 2091-2098.

[EC created 1972, modified 1976]

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