4.2.2.8: heparin-sulfate lyase

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

Reaction

elimination of sulfate; appears to act on linkages between N-acetyl-D-glucosamine and uronate. Product is an unsaturated sugar. =

Synonyms

Hep I, Hep III, heparan sulfate lyase, heparin lyase, heparin lyase III, heparin sulfate eliminase, heparin-sulfate eliminase, heparinase I, heparinase III, heparitin sulfate lyase, heparitin-sulfate lyase, heparitinase, heparitinase I, heparitinase II, HepI, HepIII, lyase, heparin sulfate

ECTree

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