IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: D-arabinitol 2-dehydrogenase

Reaction: D-arabinitol + NAD+ = D-ribulose + NADH + H+

Other name(s): D-arabinitol 2-dehydrogenase (ribulose-forming)

Systematic name: D-arabinitol:NAD+ 2-oxidoreductase (D-ribulose-forming)

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 336883-93-3


1. Wong, B., Murray, J.S., CAStellanos, M. and Croen, K.D. D-Arabitol metabolism in Candida albicans: studies of the biosynthetic pathway and the gene that encodes NAD-dependent D-arabitol dehydrogenase. J. Bacteriol. 175 (1993) 6314-6320. [PMID: 8407803]

2. Quong, M.W., Miyada, C.G., Switchenko, A.C. and Goodman, T.C. Identification, purification, and characterization of a D-arabinitol-specific dehydrogenase from Candida tropicalis. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 196 (1993) 1323-1329. [PMID: 8250887]

[EC created 1999]

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