IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: gluconate 5-dehydrogenase

Reaction: D-gluconate + NAD(P)+ = 5-dehydro-D-gluconate + NAD(P)H + H+

Other name(s): 5-keto-D-gluconate 5-reductase; 5-keto-D-gluconate 5-reductase; 5-ketogluconate 5-reductase; 5-ketogluconate reductase; 5-keto-D-gluconate reductase

Systematic name: D-gluconate:NAD(P)+ 5-oxidoreductase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, GTD, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9028-70-0


1. Ameyama, M. and Adachi, O. 5-Keto-D-gluconate reductase from Gluconobacter suboxydans. Methods Enzymol. 89 (1982) 198-202.

2. De Ley, J. 5-Ketogluconic acid reductase Methods Enzymol. 9 (1966) 200-203.

3. Okamoto, K. Enzymic studies on the formation of 5-ketogluconic acid by Acetobacter suboxydans. II. 5-Ketogluconate reductase. J. Biochem. (Tokyo) 53 (1963) 448.

[EC created 1965, modified 1976]

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