IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: 6-hydroxycyclohex-1-ene-1-carbonyl-CoA dehydrogenase

Reaction: 6-hydroxycyclohex-1-ene-1-carbonyl-CoA + NAD+ = 6-oxocyclohex-1-ene-1-carbonyl-CoA + NADH + H+

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Systematic name: 6-hydroxycyclohex-1-ene-1-carbonyl-CoA:NAD+ 6-oxidoreductase

Comments: The enzyme participates in the central benzoyl-CoA degradation pathway of some anaerobic bacteria such as Thauera aromatica.

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1. Laempe, D., Jahn, M. and Fuchs, G. 6-Hydroxycyclohex-1-ene-1-carbonyl-CoA dehydrogenase and 6-oxocyclohex-1-ene-1-carbonyl-CoA hydrolase, enzymes of the benzoyl-CoA pathway of anaerobic aromatic metabolism in the denitrifying bacterium Thauera aromatica. Eur. J. Biochem. 263 (1999) 420-429. [PMID: 10406950]

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