EC 1.1.1.185 - L-glycol dehydrogenase

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ENZYME: 1.1.1.185


ID   1.1.1.185
DE   L-glycol dehydrogenase.
CA   An L-glycol + NAD(P)(+) = a 2-hydroxycarbonyl compound + NAD(P)H.
CC   -!- The 2-hydroxycarbonyl compound formed can be further oxidized to a
CC       vicinal dicarbonyl compound.
CC   -!- In the reverse direction, vicinal diketones, glyceraldehyde, glyoxal,
CC       methylglyoxal, 2-oxo-hydroxyketones and 2-ketoacid esters can be
CC       reduced.
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