IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: L-rhamnonate dehydratase

Reaction: L-rhamnonate = 2-dehydro-3-deoxy-L-rhamnonate + H2O

For diagram of reaction click here.

Other name(s): L-rhamnonate hydro-lyase

Systematic name: L-rhamnonate hydro-lyase (2-dehydro-3-deoxy-L-rhamnonate-forming)

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 99533-47-8


1. Rigo, L.U., Maréchal, L.R., Vieira, M.M. and Veiga, L.A. Oxidative pathway for L-rhamnose degradation in Pullularia pullulans. Can. J. Microbiol. 31 (1985) 817-822.

[EC created 1989]

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