IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: creatininase

Reaction: creatinine + H2O = creatine

Other name(s): creatinine hydrolase

Systematic name: creatinine amidohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9025-13-2


1. Tsuru, D., Oka, I. and Yoshimoto, T. Creatinine decomposing enzymes in Pseudomonas putida. Agric. Biol. Chem. 40 (1976) 1011-1018.

[EC created 1978]

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