IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: triacetate-lactonase

Reaction: triacetate lactone + H2O = triacetate

Other name(s): triacetic lactone hydrolase; triacetic acid lactone hydrolase; TAL hydrolase; triacetate lactone hydrolase

Systematic name: triacetolactone lactonohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9023-02-3


1. Kato, S., Ueda, H., Nonomura, S. and Tatsumi, C. [Degradation of dehydroacetic acid by microorganisms. III. Properties of triacetic acid lactone hydrolase.] Nippon Nogei Kagaku Kaishi 42 (1968) 596-600. (in Japanese)

[EC created 1972]

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