Dictionary » D » Dextrin glycosyltransferase

Dextrin glycosyltransferase

Dextrin glycosyltransferase --> 4-alpha-d-glucanotransferase

dextrin transglycosylase or glycosyltransferase;a 4-glycosyltransferase converting maltodextrins into amylose and glucose by transferring parts of 1,4-glucan chains to new 4-positions on glucose or other 1,4-glucans.

Synonym: amylomaltase, d enzyme, dextrin glycosyltransferase, dextrin transglycosylase, disproportionating enzyme.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,057 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link