4.2.2.12: xanthan lyase

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

Reaction

Eliminative cleavage of the terminal beta-D-mannosyl-(1->4)-beta-D-glucuronosyl linkage of the side-chain of the polysaccharide xanthan, leaving a 4-deoxy-alpha-L-threo-hex-4-enuronosyl group at the terminus of the side-chain =

Synonyms

lyase, xanthan, xanthan lyase

ECTree

     4 Lyases
         4.2 Carbon-oxygen lyases
             4.2.2 Acting on polysaccharides
                4.2.2.12 xanthan lyase