IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: fructose 5-dehydrogenase

Reaction: D-fructose + acceptor = 5-dehydro-D-fructose + reduced acceptor

Other name(s): fructose 5-dehydrogenase (acceptor); D-fructose dehydrogenase; D-fructose:(acceptor) 5-oxidoreductase

Systematic name: D-fructose:acceptor 5-oxidoreductase

Comments: 2,6-Dichloroindophenol can act as acceptor.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37250-85-4


1. Ameyama, M. and Adachi, O. D-Fructose dehydrogenase from Gluconobacter industrius, membrane-bound. Methods Enzymol. 89 (1982) 154-159.

2. Yamada, Y., Aida, K. and Uemura, T. Enzymatic studies on the oxidation of sugar and sugar alcohol. I. Purification and properties of particle-bound fructose dehydrogenase. J. Biochem. (Tokyo) 61 (1967) 636-646. [PMID: 6059959]

[EC created 1972]

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