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Entry
EC 1.2.3.8                  Enzyme                                 

Name
pyridoxal oxidase
Class
Oxidoreductases;
Acting on the aldehyde or oxo group of donors;
With oxygen as acceptor
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
pyridoxal:oxygen 4-oxidoreductase
Reaction(IUBMB)
pyridoxal + H2O + O2 = 4-pyridoxate + (?) [RN:R01709]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
pyridoxal [CPD:C00250];
H2O [CPD:C00001];
O2 [CPD:C00007]
Product
4-pyridoxate [CPD:C00847]
Comment
A molybdenum protein.
History
EC 1.2.3.8 created 1984
Pathway
Vitamin B6 metabolism
Metabolic pathways
Reference
1
  Authors
Hanly, E.W.
  Title
Preliminary characterization and physical properties of pyridoxal oxidase activity from Drosophila melanogaster.
  Journal
Mol. Gen. Genet. 180 (1980) 455-462.
Reference
2
  Authors
Warner, C.K., Watts, D.T. and Finnerty, V.
  Title
Molybdenum hydroxylases in Drosophila. I. Preliminary studies of pyridoxal oxidase.
  Journal
Mol. Gen. Genet. 180 (1980) 449-453.
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CAS: 
76415-81-1

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