alginate lyase

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EC; recommended name: poly(β‐d‐mannuronate) lyase; systematic name: poly(β‐d‐1,4‐mannuronide) lyase. An enzyme that catalyses a reaction resulting in eliminative cleavage of polysaccharides containing β‐d‐mannuronate residues to give oligosaccharides with 4‐deoxy‐α‐l‐erythro‐hex‐4‐enopyranuronosyl groups at their ends.


Subjects: Chemistry.

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