EC 1.13 - Acting on single donors with incorporation of molecular oxygen (oxygenases). The oxygen incorporated need not be derived from O2
EC 188.8.131.52 - Lignostilbene αβ-dioxygenase
IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
21340 [IUBMB]1,2-bis(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)ethylene1,2-bis(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)ethyleneName origin: UniProt - CHECKED (C)Formula: C16H16O4
Charge: 0ChEBI compound status: CHECKED (C)O2O2Name origin: UniProt - CHECKED (C)Formula: O2
Charge: 0ChEBI compound status: CHECKED (C)=2
An iron protein. The enzyme catalyses oxidative cleavage of the interphenyl double bond in the synthetic substrate and lignin-derived stilbenes. It is responsible for the degradation of a diarylpropane-type structure in lignin.
Links to other databases
Purification and some properties of lignostilbene-αβ-dioxygenase responsible for the Cα-Cβ cleavage of a diarylpropane type lignin model-compound from Pseudomonas sp TMY1009.Agric. Biol. Chem. 53: 2757-2761 (1989).
[EC 184.108.40.206 created 1992]