chitin deacetylase activity

Known as: chitin amidohydrolase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: chitin + H2O = chitosan + acetate. [EC:3.5.1.41]

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2017
2017
The rice blast fungus Magnaporthe oryzae differentiates a specialized infection structure called an appressorium to invade rice… (More)
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2017
2017
Chitin deacetylase is the only known enzyme that can deacetylate the N-acetyl-d-glucosamine units in chitin and chitosan to D… (More)
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2014
2014
Extracellular chitin deacetylase production by native soil isolates of Penicillium monoverticillium CFR 2 and Fusarium oxysporum… (More)
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2012
2012
A gene, ClCDA, encoding chitin deacetylase from Colletotrichum lindemuthianum, was optimized according to the codon usage bias of… (More)
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2012
2012
A gene, ClCDA, encoding chitin deacetylase from Colletotrichum lindemuthianum, was optimized according to the codon usage bias of… (More)
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2010
2010
Several expressed sequence tags (ESTs) with homology to chitin deacetylase-like protein (CDA) were selected from a group of… (More)
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2005
2005
Microsporidia are fungal-like unicellular eukaryotes which develop as obligate intracellular parasites. They differentiate into… (More)
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2002
2002
Chitinase and chitindeacetylase are enzymes capable of degrading chitin into chitooligomers and chitosan. The chitinases… (More)
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1995
1995
An extracellular chitin deacetylase activity has been purified to homogeneity from autolyzed cultures of Aspergillus nidulans… (More)
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1990
1990
Mucor racemosus and Rhizopus nigricans were used as sources of chitin deacetylases. Crude protein extracts were subjected to… (More)
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