IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: glucuronosyl-disulfoglucosamine glucuronidase

Reaction: 3-D-glucuronosyl-N2,6-disulfo-β-D-glucosamine + H2O = D-glucuronate + N2,6-disulfo-D-glucosamine

Other name(s):glycuronidase

Systematic name: 3-D-glucuronsyl-N2,6-disulfo-β-D-glucosamine glucuronohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37288-42-9


1. Dietrich, C.P. Enzymic degradation of heparin. A glucosaminidase and a glycuronidase from Flavobacterium heparinum. Biochemistry 8 (1969) 2089-2094. [PMID: 5785227]

[EC created 1972]

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