4.2.2.B6: muropeptide lyase

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

Reaction

GlcNAc-beta-(1->4)-Mur2Acoyl-L-Ala-gamma-D-Glu
=
N-acetyl-D-glucosamine
+
1,6-anhydro-N-acetylmaramoyl-L-Ala-gamma-D-Glu

Synonyms

endolytic peptidoglycan lytic transglycosylase, GlcNAc-beta-(1->4)-Mur2Acoyl-L-Ala-gamma-D-Glu lyase (1,6-anhydromuramoyl-residue forming), MltE, muropeptide lyase

ECTree

     4 Lyases
         4.2 Carbon-oxygen lyases
             4.2.2 Acting on polysaccharides
                4.2.2.B6 muropeptide lyase