Accepted name: glutaryl-7-aminocephalosporanic-acid acylase
Reaction: (7R)-7-(4-carboxybutanamido)cephalosporanate + H2O = (7R)-7-aminocephalosporanate + glutarate
Other name(s): 7β-(4-carboxybutanamido)cephalosporanic acid acylase; cephalosporin C acylase; glutaryl-7-ACA acylase; CA; GCA; GA; cephalosporin acylase; glutaryl-7-aminocephalosporanic acid acylase; GL-7-ACA acylase
Systematic name: (7R)-7-(4-carboxybutanamido)cephalosporanate amidohydrolase
Comments: Forms 7-aminocephalosporanic acid, a key intermediate in the synthesis of cephem antibiotics. It reacts only weakly with cephalosporin C.
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