EC 1.14.13.19 - Taxifolin 8-monooxygenase

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EC 1.14.13.19

Names

Accepted name:
taxifolin 8-monooxygenase
Other name:
taxifolin hydroxylase
Systematic name:
taxifolin,NAD(P)H:oxygen oxidoreductase (8-hydroxylating)

Reactions

Cofactor

Comments:

A flavoprotein, converting a flavanol into a flavanone. Also acts on fustin, but not on catechin, quercetin or mollisacidin.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050326
CAS Registry Number: 39307-19-2

References

  1. Jeffrey, A.M., Knight, M. and Evans, W.C.
    The bacterial degradation of flavonoids. Hydroxylation of the A-ring of taxifolin by a soil pseudomonad.
    Biochem. J. 130: 373-381 (1972). [PMID: 4146277]

[EC 1.14.13.19 created 1976]