KEGG   ENZYME: 1.11.1.3Help
Entry
EC 1.11.1.3                 Enzyme                                 

Name
fatty-acid peroxidase;
long chain fatty acid peroxidase
Class
Oxidoreductases;
Acting on a peroxide as acceptor;
Peroxidases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
hexadecanoate:hydrogen-peroxide oxidoreductase
Reaction(IUBMB)
palmitate + 2 H2O2 = pentadecanal + CO2 + 3 H2O [RN:R01703]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
palmitate [CPD:C00249];
H2O2 [CPD:C00027]
Product
pentadecanal [CPD:C01948];
CO2 [CPD:C00011];
H2O [CPD:C00001]
Comment
Acts on long-chain fatty acids from dodecanoic to octadecanoic acid.
History
EC 1.11.1.3 created 1961
Reference
1  [PMID:14421733]
  Authors
MARTIN RO, STUMPF PK.
  Title
Fat metabolism in higher plants. XII. alpha-Oxidation of long chain fatty acids.
  Journal
J. Biol. Chem. 234 (1959) 2548-54.
  Organism
Arachis hypogaea
Other DBs
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
9029-52-1

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