IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: glucomannan 4-β-mannosyltransferase

Reaction: GDP-mannose + (glucomannan)n = GDP + (glucomannan)n+1

Other name(s): GDP-man-β-mannan manosyltransferase; glucomannan-synthase; GDPmannose:glucomannan 1,4-β-D-mannosyltransferase; GDP-mannose:glucomannan 1,4-β-D-mannosyltransferase

Systematic name: GDP-mannose:glucomannan 4-β-D-mannosyltransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37257-30-0


1. Elbein, A.D. Biosynthesis of a cell wall glucomannan in mung bean seedlings. J. Biol. Chem. 244 (1969) 1608-1616. [PMID: 4304230]

[EC created 1972]

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