EC 1.1.1.404 - Tetrachlorobenzoquinone reductase

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EC 1.1.1.404

Names

Accepted name:
tetrachlorobenzoquinone reductase
Other names:
pcpD (gene name)
TCBQ reductase
Systematic name:
tetrachlorohydroquinone:NAD+ oxidoreductase

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

Contains FMN. The enzyme, characterized from the bacterium Sphingobium chlorophenolicum, participates in the degradation of pentachlorophenol.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Chen, L., Yang, J.
    Biochemical characterization of the tetrachlorobenzoquinone reductase involved in the biodegradation of pentachlorophenol.
    Int J Mol Sci 9 : 198-212 (2008). [PMID: 19325743]
  2. Yadid, I., Rudolph, J., Hlouchova, K., Copley, S. D.
    Sequestration of a highly reactive intermediate in an evolving pathway for degradation of pentachlorophenol.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 110 : E2182-E2190 (2013). [PMID: 23676275]

[EC 1.1.1.404 created 2017]