Reaction: Hydrolysis of (1→3)-linkages between α-L-fucose and N-acetylglucosamine residues in glycoproteins
Other name(s): almond emulsin fucosidase I
Systematic name: 3-α-L-fucosyl-N-acetylglucosaminyl-glycoprotein fucohydrolase
Comments: Not identical with EC 18.104.22.168 1,2-α-L-fucosidase.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 83061-50-1
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