IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: 2-deoxyglucosidase

Reaction: a 2-deoxy-α-D-glucoside + H2O = 2-deoxy-D-glucose + an alcohol

Other name(s): 2-deoxy-α-glucosidase; 2-deoxy-α-D-glucosidase

Systematic name: 2-deoxy-α-D-glucoside deoxyglucohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 92480-05-2


1. Canellakis, Z.N., Bondy, P.K., May, J.A., Jr., Myers-Robfogel, M.K. and Sartorelli, A.C. Identification of a glycosidase activity with apparent specificity for 2-deoxy-D-glucose in glycosidic linkage. Eur. J. Biochem. 143 (1984) 159-163. [PMID: 6468386]

[EC created 1986]

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