IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: allantoin racemase

Reaction: (S)(+)-allantoin = (R)(–)-allantoin

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Systematic name: allantoin racemase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 56214-40-5


1. van der Drift, L., Vogels, G.D. and van der Drift, C. Allantoin racemase: a new enzyme from Pseudomonas species. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 391 (1975) 240-248. [PMID: 237557]

[EC created 1976]

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