IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: glucan endo-1,2-β-glucosidase

Reaction: Random hydrolysis of (1→2)-glucosidic linkages in (1→2)-β-D-glucans

Other name(s): endo-1,2-β-glucanase; β-D-1,2-glucanase; endo-(1→2)-β-D-glucanase; 1,2-β-D-glucan glucanohydrolase

Systematic name: 2-β-D-glucan glucanohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 37288-49-6


1. Reese, E.T., Parrish, F.W. and Mandels, M. β-D-1,2-Glucanases in fungi. Can. J. Microbiol. 7 (1961) 309-317.

[EC created 1972]

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