IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: allantoinase

Reaction: (S)-allantoin + H2O = allantoate

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Systematic name: (S)-allantoin amidohydrolase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9025-20-1


1. Florkin, M. and Duchateau-Bosson, G. Microdosage photométrique de l'allantoïne en solutions pures et dans l'urine. Enzymologia 9 (1940) 5-9.

[EC created 1961]

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