3.2.1.98: glucan 1,4-alpha-maltohexaosidase

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Reaction

Hydrolysis of (1->4)-alpha-D-glucosidic linkages in amylaceous polysaccharides, to remove successive maltohexaose residues from the non-reducing chain ends =

Synonyms

Aerobacter aerogenes amylase, alpha-amylase, Amy, AmyUS100, exo-maltohexao-hydrolase, exo-maltohexaohydrolase, exo-maltohexaose hydrolase, exomaltohexaohydrolase, G6-amylase, G6-forming amylase, G6-forming exo-alpha amylase, G6-producing amylase, maltohexaohydrolase, exo-, maltohexaose and maltoheptaose-forming amylase, maltohexaose forming alpha-amylase, maltohexaose producing alkaline amylase, maltohexaose producing amylase, maltohexaose-forming amylase, maltohexaose-producing alpha-amylase, Maltohexaose-producing amylase, maltohexaose-producing exo-amylase, maltose-producing alpha-amylase, thermostable alpha-amylase

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.2 Glycosylases
             3.2.1 Glycosidases, i.e. enzymes that hydrolyse O- and S-glycosyl compounds
                3.2.1.98 glucan 1,4-alpha-maltohexaosidase