nitrilase
Enzyme information
Common names
nitrilase
acetonitrilase
benzonitrilase
3.5.5.1
EC Number
3.5.5.1
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Reactions
2 H2O + Nitrile = NH3 + Carboxylate
2 H2O + gamma-Amino-gamma-cyanobutanoate = NH3 + DL-Glutamate
2 H2O + 3-Indoleacetonitrile = NH3 + Indole-3-acetate
2 H2O + alpha-Aminopropiononitrile = NH3 + 2-Aminopropanoic acid
2 H2O + Benzonitrile = NH3 + Benzoate
2 H2O + Phenylacetonitrile = NH3 + Phenylacetic acid