IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature

EC 1.14.13.44

Accepted name: 2-hydroxybiphenyl 3-monooxygenase

Reaction: 2-hydroxybiphenyl + NADH + H+ + O2 = 2,3-dihydroxybiphenyl + NAD+ + H2O

Systematic name: 2-hydroxybiphenyl,NADH:oxygen oxidoreductase (3-hydroxylating)

Comments: Also converts 2,2'-dihydroxybiphenyl into 2,2',3-trihydroxy-biphenyl.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, UM-BBD, CAS registry number: 118251-39-1

References:

1. Kohler, H.-P.E., Kohler-Staub, D. and Focht, D.D. Degradation of 2-hydroxybiphenyl and 2,2'-dihydroxybiphenyl by Pseudomonas sp. strain HBP1. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 54 (1988) 2683-2688. [PMID: 3214154]

[EC 1.14.13.44 created 1992]


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