IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: N-acylmannosamine 1-dehydrogenase

Reaction: N-acyl-D-mannosamine + NAD+ = N-acyl-D-mannosaminolactone + NADH + H+

Other name(s): N-acylmannosamine dehydrogenase; N-acetyl-D-mannosamine dehydrogenase; N-acyl-D-mannosamine dehydrogenase; N-acylmannosamine dehydrogenase

Systematic name: N-acyl-D-mannosamine:NAD+ 1-oxidoreductase

Comments: Acts on acetyl-D-mannosamine and glycolyl-D-mannosamine. Highly specific.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 117698-08-5


1. Horiuchi, T. and Kurokawa, T. Purification and properties of N-acyl-D-mannosamine dehydrogenase from Flavobacterium sp. 141-8. J. Biochem. (Tokyo) 104 (1988) 466-471. [PMID: 3240988]

[EC created 1992]

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