3.5.5.1: nitrilase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about nitrilase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

A nitrile
+ 2 H2O =
a carboxylate
+
NH3

Synonyms

3-cyanopyridinase, acetonitrilase, Arylacetonitrilase, auxin-producing nitrilase, benzonitrilase, benzonitrilase A, benzonitrilase B, bll6402, BrNIT-T, cyc705, humanNIT1, More, nirilase II, NIT, NIT-T2, Nit06, NIT1, Nit102, NIT2, NIT3, NIT4A/B1, NIT4A/B2, nitrilase, nitrilase 1, nitrilase AtNIT1, nitrilase bll6402, nitrilase I, nitrile hydratase/amidase, Nlase, SsAH, SSO2122

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.5 Acting on carbon-nitrogen bonds, other than peptide bonds
             3.5.5 In nitriles
                3.5.5.1 nitrilase