The Enzyme Database

Your query returned 1 entry.    printer_iconPrintable version

Accepted name: dTDP-Rha:α-D-Gal-diphosphoundecaprenol α-1,3-rhamnosyltransferase
Reaction: dTDP-β-L-rhamnose + α-D-galactosyl-diphospho-ditrans,octacis-undecaprenol = dTDP + α-L-Rha-(1→3)-α-D-Gal-PP-Und
Glossary: α-L-Rha-(1→3)-α-D-Gal-PP-Und = α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→3)-α-D-galactopyranosyl-diphospho-ditrans,octacis-undecaprenol
Other name(s): wbaN (gene name); rfbN (gene name)
Systematic name: dTDP-β-L-rhamnose:α-D-galactosyl-diphospho-ditrans,octacis-undecaprenol 3-α-rhamnosyltransferase (configuration-inverting)
Comments: The enzyme, characterized from several Salmonella strains, participates in the biosynthesis of the repeat unit of O antigens produced by strains that belong to the A, B, D and E groups.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, MetaCyc
1.  Liu, D., Haase, A.M., Lindqvist, L., Lindberg, A.A. and Reeves, P.R. Glycosyl transferases of O-antigen biosynthesis in Salmonella enterica: identification and characterization of transferase genes of groups B, C2, and E1. J. Bacteriol. 175 (1993) 3408–3413. [DOI] [PMID: 7684736]
[EC created 2021]

Data © 2001–2024 IUBMB
Web site © 2005–2024 Andrew McDonald