Glycoside Hydrolase Family 3

Activities in Familyβ-glucosidase (EC; xylan 1,4-β-xylosidase (EC; β-glucosylceramidase (EC; β-N-acetylhexosaminidase (EC; α-L-arabinofuranosidase (EC; glucan 1,3-β-glucosidase (EC; glucan 1,4-β-glucosidase (EC; isoprimeverose-producing oligoxyloglucan hydrolase (EC; coniferin β-glucosidase (EC; exo-1,3-1,4-glucanase (EC 3.2.1.-); β-N-acetylglucosaminide phosphorylases (EC 2.4.1.-)
Mechanism Retaining
Catalytic Nucleophile/BaseAsp (experimental);
Catalytic Proton DonorGlu for hydrolases (experimental); histidine for phosphorylases (experimental)
NoteA recent paper by Macdonald et al. (PMID=25533455) has shown that the enzymes that cleave b-hexosaminides are in fact retaining b-glycoside phosphorylases.
External resourcesCAZypedia; HOMSTRAD; PRINTS; PROSITE;
Commercial Enzyme Provider(s)MEGAZYME; PROZOMIX ;
Statistics GenBank accession (18956); Uniprot accession (2560); PDB accession (114); 3D entries (37); cryst (4)
All (18090) Archaea (96) Bacteria (16863) Eukaryota (1029) Viruses (1) unclassified (101) Structure (37 - 4 cryst) Characterized (298)

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