IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: D-arabinonolactonase

Reaction: D-arabinono-1,4-lactone + H2O = D-arabinonate

For diagram of reaction click here.

Systematic name: D-arabinono-1,4-lactone lactonohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37278-44-7


1. Palleroni, N.J. and Doudoroff, M. Metabolism of carbohydrates by Pseudomonas saccharophila. III. Oxidation of D-arabinose. J. Bacteriol. 74 (1957) 180-185.

[EC created 1972]

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