4.2.2.7: heparin lyase

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

Reaction

Eliminative cleavage of polysaccharides containing (1->4)-linked D-glucuronate or L-iduronate residues and (1->4)-alpha-linked 2-sulfoamino-2-deoxy-6-sulfo-D-glucose residues to give oligosaccharides with terminal 4-deoxy-alpha-D-gluc-4-enuronosyl groups at their non-reducing ends =

Synonyms

Hep III, HepA, heparin degrading enzyme, Heparin eliminase, heparin lyase, heparin lyase 1, heparin lyase I, heparin lyase II, Heparinase, heparinase I, heparinase II, heparitinase II, heparitinase III, HepI, HepII, Lyase, heparin

ECTree

     4 Lyases
         4.2 Carbon-oxygen lyases
             4.2.2 Acting on polysaccharides
                4.2.2.7 heparin lyase