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Information on EC 5.1.3.14 - UDP-N-acetylglucosamine 2-epimerase (non-hydrolysing)

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This bacterial enzyme catalyses the reversible interconversion of UDP-GlcNAc and UDP-ManNAc. The latter is used in a variety of bacterial polysaccharide biosyntheses. cf. EC 3.2.1.183, UDP-N-acetylglucosamine 2-epimerase (hydrolysing).
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The expected taxonomic range for this enzyme is: Bacteria, Eukaryota, Archaea
Synonyms
udp-n-acetylglucosamine 2-epimerase/n-acetylmannosamine kinase, udp-glcnac 2-epimerase, udp-n-acetylglucosamine 2-epimerase, gne/mnk, udp-glcnac 2-epimerase/mannac kinase, udp-n-acetylglucosamine-2-epimerase/n-acetylmannosamine kinase, udp-n-acetylglucosamine-2-epimerase, udp-glcnac-2-epimerase, udp-n-acetylglucosamine 2'-epimerase, udp-glcnac 2'-epimerase, more
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UDP-N-acetyl-alpha-D-glucosamine = UDP-N-acetyl-alpha-D-mannosamine
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