IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: L-rhamnono-1,4-lactonase

Reaction: L-rhamnono-1,4-lactone + H2O = L-rhamnonate

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Other name(s): L-rhamno-γ-lactonase; L-rhamnono-γ-lactonase; L-rhamnonate dehydratase

Systematic name: L-rhamnono-1,4-lactone lactonohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number:


1. Rigo, L.U., Maréchal, L.R., Vieira, M.M. and Veiga, L.A. Oxidative pathway for L-rhamnose degradation in Pullularia pullulans. Can. J. Microbiol. 31 (1985) 817-822.

[EC created 1989]

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