a catalog of biological databases
|Full name:||Enzyme nomenclature database|
|Description:||ENZYME is a repository of information relative to the nomenclature of enzymes. It is primarily based on the recommendations of the Nomenclature Committee of the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IUBMB) and it describes each type of characterized enzyme for which an EC (Enzyme Commission) number has been provided.|
|University/Institution:||Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics|
|Contact name (PI/Team):||Bairoch A|
|Contact email (PI/Helpdesk):||firstname.lastname@example.org|
The ENZYME database in 2000. [PMID: 10592255]
The ENZYME database is a repository of information related to the nomenclature of enzymes. In recent years it has became an indispensable resource for the development of metabolic databases. The current version contains information on 3705 enzymes. It is available through the ExPASy WWW server (http://www.expasy.ch/enzyme/ ).