EC 1.13.11.88 - Isoeugenol monooxygenase

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ENZYME: 1.13.11.88


ID   1.13.11.88
DE   Isoeugenol monooxygenase.
CA   Isoeugenol + O(2) = vanillin + acetaldehyde.
CC   -!- Contains Fe(2+).
CC   -!- The enzyme, charcterised from the bacteria Pseudomonas putida and
CC       Pseudomonas nitroreducens, catalyzes the epoxidation of the double
CC       bond in the side chain of isoeugenol, followed by a second
CC       oxygenation and cleavage of the side chain in the form of
CC       acetaldehyde.
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