IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: 4-hydroxybenzoate 4-O-β-D-glucosyltransferase

Reaction: UDP-glucose + 4-hydroxybenzoate = UDP + 4-(β-D-glucosyloxy)benzoate

Other name(s): uridine diphosphoglucose-4-hydroxybenzoate glucosyltransferase; UDP-glucose:4-(β-D-glucopyranosyloxy)benzoic acid glucosyltransferase; HBA glucosyltransferase; p-hydroxybenzoate glucosyltransferase; PHB glucosyltransferase; PHB-O-glucosyltransferase

Systematic name: UDP-glucose:4-hydroxybenzoate 4-O-β-D-glucosyltransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 120860-68-6


1. Katsumata, T., Shige, H. and Ejiri, S.-I. Biochemical-studies on pollen. 34. UDP glucose-4-(β-D-glucopyranosyloxy) benzoic-acid glucosyltransferase from the pollen of Pinus densiflora. Phytochemistry 28 (1989) 359-362.

[EC created 1992]

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