3.1.1.50: wax-ester hydrolase

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Word Map on EC 3.1.1.50

Reaction

a wax ester
+
H2O
=
a long-chain alcohol
+
a long-chain carboxylate

Synonyms

esterase, jojoba wax, wax ester hydrolase, WEH

ECTree

     3 Hydrolases
         3.1 Acting on ester bonds
             3.1.1 Carboxylic-ester hydrolases
                3.1.1.50 wax-ester hydrolase