Characterisation of Streptomyces spheroides NovW and revision of its functional assignment to a dTDP-6-deoxy-D-xylo-4-hexulose 3-epimerase

M. Tello, P. Jakimowicz, J.C. Errey, C.L. Freel Meyers, C.T. Walsh, M.J. Buttner, D.M. Lawson, R.A. Field

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Characterisation of recombinant Streptomyces spheroides NovW in vitro suggests that it is not a kinetically competent dual action dTDP-6-deoxy-d-xylo-4-hexulose 3,5-epimerase, but possesses only significant 3-epimerase activity.
Original languageUndefined
Pages (from-to)1079-1081
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2006

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