fumarate hydratasemedical dictionary

<enzyme>

<cell biology> An enzyme that catalyses the reversible hydration of fumaric acid to yield l-malic acid. It is one of the citric acid cycle enzymes.

Chemical name: (S)-Malate hydro-lyase

Registry number: EC 4.2.1.2

(12 Dec 1998)

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