Reaction: 2 propanal = 4-hydroxy-3-hexanone
Other name(s): 4-hydroxy-3-hexanone aldolase; 4-hydroxy-3-hexanone propanal-lyase
Systematic name: 4-hydroxy-3-hexanone propanal-lyase (propanal-forming)
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 114189-86-5
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