MetaCyc Reaction:

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion TypeSimple ReactionsChemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By SubstrateSmall-Molecule Reactions

EC Number:

Enzymes and Genes:

Aspergillus niger: L-arabitol dehydrogenaseInferred from experiment: ladA
Trichoderma reesei: L-arabinitol 4-dehydrogenaseInferred from experiment: lad1

In Pathway: L-arabinose degradation II

The direction shown, i.e. which substrates are on the left and right sides, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.

Most BioCyc compounds have been protonated to a reference pH value of 7.3. Please see the PGDB Concepts Guide for more information.

Mass balance status: Balanced.

Enzyme Commission Primary Name: L-arabinitol 4-dehydrogenase

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: pentitol-DPN dehydrogenase (ambiguous), L-arabitol dehydrogenase

Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG in kcal/mol): 1.0817566Inferred by computational analysis [Latendresse13]

Citations: [CHIANG60, CHIANG61]

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Unification Links: KEGG:R01903, Rhea:16384

Relationship Links: BRENDA:EC:, ENZYME:EC:, IUBMB-ExplorEnz:EC:


CHIANG60: CHIANG C, KNIGHT SG (1960). "A new pathway of pentose metabolism." Biochem Biophys Res Commun 3;554-9. PMID: 13692998

CHIANG61: CHIANG C, KNIGHT SG (1961). "L-Arabinose metabolism by cell-free extracts of Penicillium chrysogenum." Biochim Biophys Acta 46;271-8. PMID: 13692999

Latendresse13: Latendresse M. (2013). "Computing Gibbs Free Energy of Compounds and Reactions in MetaCyc."

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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