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Information on EC 1.13.11.3 - protocatechuate 3,4-dioxygenase

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Requires Fe3+. The enzyme, which participates in the degradation of aromatic compounds, catalyses the intradiol addition of both oxygen atoms from molecular oxygen, resulting in ortho-cleavage of the aromatic ring. The type of cleavage leads to mineralization via the intermediate 3-oxoadipate.
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The enzyme appears in viruses and cellular organisms
Synonyms
3,4-PCase, 3,4-PCD, 3,4-PCDase, 3,4-POD, EC 1.13.1.3, EC 1.99.2.3, More, oxygenase, protocatechuate 3,4-di-, P3,4DO, P3,4O enzyme, more
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LITERATURE
3,4-dihydroxybenzoate + O2 = 3-carboxy-cis,cis-muconate
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