glucan 1,6-alpha-isomaltosidasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Hydrolyzes 1,6-alpha-d-glucosidic linkages in polysaccharides so as to remove successive isomaltose units from the non-reducing ends of the chains; from arthrobacter globiformis; mw 66 kD; genbank d30761

Registry number: EC 3.2.1.94

Synonyms: isomalto-dextranase, 1,6-alpha-d-glucan isomaltohydrolase, imd gene product, exo-isomaltohydrolase

(26 Jun 1999)