IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: tagaturonate reductase

Reaction: D-altronate + NAD+ = D-tagaturonate + NADH + H+

Other name(s): altronic oxidoreductase; altronate oxidoreductase; TagUAR; altronate dehydrogenase; D-tagaturonate reductase

Systematic name: D-altronate:NAD+ 3-oxidoreductase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9028-45-9


1. Hickman, J. and Ashwell, G. Uronic acid metabolism in bacteria. II. Purification and properties of D-altronic acid and D-mannonic acid dehyrogenases in Escherichia coli. J. Biol. Chem. 235 (1960) 1566-1570.

[EC created 1965]

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