This enzyme belongs to the family of oxidoreductases, specifically those acting on the CH-CH group of donor with NAD+ or NADP+ as acceptor. The systematic name of this enzyme class is 1,2-dihydroxy-6-methylcyclohexa-3,5-dienecarboxylate:NAD+ oxidoreductase (decarboxylating). This enzyme participates in toluene and xylene degradation.
Wipo Publishes Patent of Thanares, Hans-Michael Thiede and Wolfgang Kehr for "4-Methylcatechol Derivatives Und Use Thereof" (German Inventors)
Mar 15, 2013; GENEVA, March 15 -- Publication No. WO/2013/034119 was published on March 14.Title of the invention: "4-methylcatechol...