IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: methanol dehydrogenase

Reaction: methanol + NAD+ = formaldehyde + NADH + H+

Systematic name: methanol:NAD+ oxidoreductase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 74506-37-9


1. Arfman, N., Watling, E.M., Clement, W., van Oosterwijk, R.J., de Vries, G.E., Harder, W., Attwood, M.M. and Dijkhuizen, L. Methanol metabolism in thermotolerant methylotrophic Bacillus strains involving a novel catabolic NAD-dependent methanol dehydrogenase as a key enzyme. Arch. Microbiol. 152 (1989) 280-288. [PMID: 2673121]

[EC created 1992]

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