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Arylsulfatase

Arylsulfatase
Identifiers
EC number 3.1.6.1
CAS number 9016-17-5
Databases
IntEnz IntEnz view
BRENDA BRENDA entry
ExPASy NiceZyme view
KEGG KEGG entry
MetaCyc metabolic pathway
PRIAM profile
PDB structures RCSB PDB PDBe PDBsum

Arylsulfatase (EC 3.1.6.1, sulfatase, nitrocatechol sulfatase, phenolsulfatase, phenylsulfatase, p-nitrophenyl sulfatase, arylsulfohydrolase, 4-methylumbelliferyl sulfatase, estrogen sulfatase) is a type of sulfatase enzyme with system name aryl-sulfate sulfohydrolase.[1][2][3][4] This enzyme catalyses the following chemical reaction

a phenol sulfate + H2O \rightleftharpoons a phenol + sulfate

This group of enzymes has similar specificities.

Types include:

See also

References

  1. ^ Dodgson, K.S., Spencer, B. and Williams, K. (1956). "Alcaligenes metacaligenes"Studies on sulphatases. 13. The hydrolysis of substituted phenyl sulphates by the arylsulphatase of . Biochem. J. 64 (2): 216–221.  
  2. ^ Roy, A.B. (1960). "The synthesis and hydrolysis of sulfate esters". Adv. Enzymol. Relat. Subj. Biochem. 22: 205–235.  
  3. ^ Roy, A.B. (1976). "Sulphatases, lysosomes and disease". Aust. J. Exp. Biol. Med. Sci. 54 (2): 111–135.  
  4. ^ Webb, E.C. and Morrow, P.F.W. (1959). "The activation of an arysulphatase from ox liver by chloride and other anions". Biochem. J. 73 (1): 7–15.  
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