IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: D-lactate-2-sulfatase

Reaction: (R)-2-O-sulfolactate + H2O = (R)-lactate + sulfate

Systematic name: (R)-2-O-sulfolactate 2-sulfohydrolase

Comments: Highly specific.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 93586-05-1


1. Crescenzi, A.M.V., Dodgson, K.S. and White, G.F. Purification and some properties of the D-lactate-2-sulphatase of Pseudomonas syringae GG. Biochem. J. 223 (1984) 487-494. [PMID: 6497859]

[EC created 1989]

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