EC 2.4.1.33

EC, . Accepted name: mannuronan synthase. Reaction: GDP-α-D- mannuronate + = GDP + n+1.
EC, . Accepted name: mannuronan synthase. Reaction: GDP-α-D- mannuronate + = GDP + n+1.
The enzyme catalyses the polymerization of β-D-mannuronosyl residues into a mannuronan polymer, an intermediate in the biosynthesis of alginate. It is found.
View entry in original ENZYME format. This message will disappear when all data is loaded. View entry in raw text format no links. Fructose and mannose metabolism. It is found in brown algae and in alginate-producing bacterial species from the Pseudomonas and Azotobacter genera.