Information on EC 188.8.131.526 - L-galactose 1-dehydrogenasefor references in articles please use BRENDA:EC184.108.40.2066
Please wait a moment until all data is loaded. This message will disappear when all data is loaded.
The enzyme catalyses a step in the ascorbate biosynthesis in higher plants (Smirnoff-Wheeler pathway). The activity with NADP+ is less than 10% of the activity with NAD+.
Specify your search results
The enzyme appears in viruses and cellular organisms
l-galactose dehydrogenase, l-galdh,
L-galactose + NAD+ = L-galactono-1,4-lactone + NADH + H+
; a key enzyme in the biosynthetic pathway of L-ascorbate in plants (Smirnoff-Wheeler pathway)
Select items on the left to see more content.