3.2.1.49: alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

Cleavage of non-reducing alpha-(1->3)-N-acetylgalactosamine residues from human blood group A and AB mucin glycoproteins, Forssman hapten and blood group A lacto series glycolipids =

Synonyms

2-acetamido-2-deoxy-alpha-D-galactoside acetamidodeoxygalactohydrolase, 4-nitrophenyl-alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase, AglA, alpha-acetylgalactosaminidase, alpha-galactosidase B, alpha-GalNAc, alpha-GalNAc-ase, alpha-GalNAcase, alpha-GalNAcase I, alpha-GalNAcase II, alpha-N acetylgalactosaminidase, alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase blood group A2 degrading enzyme, alpha-N-galactosaminidase IV, alpha-NAGA, alpha-NAGAL, alpha-NaGalase, envelope glycoprotein gp160, exo-alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase, N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosaminidase, N-acetyl-alpha-galactosaminidase, NagA, NaGalase

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.2 Glycosylases
             3.2.1 Glycosidases, i.e. enzymes that hydrolyse O- and S-glycosyl compounds
                3.2.1.49 alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase