Reaction: L-dihydroanticapsin + NAD+ = L-anticapsin + NADH + H+
For diagram of reaction click here.
Glossary: L-dihydroanticapsin = 3-[(1R,2S,5R,6S)-5-hydroxy-7-oxabicyclo[4.1.0]hept-2-yl]-L-alanine
L-anticapsin = 3-[(1R,2S,6R)-5-oxo-7-oxabicyclo[4.1.0]hept-2-yl]-L-alanine
Other name(s): BacC; ywfD (gene name)
Systematic name: L-dihydroanticapsin:NAD+ oxidoreductase
Comments: The enzyme, characterized from the bacterium Bacillus subtilis, is involved in the biosynthesis of the nonribosomally synthesized dipeptide antibiotic bacilysin, composed of L-alanine and L-anticapsin.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, MetaCyc, PDB, CAS registry number:
1. Parker, J.B. and Walsh, C.T. Action and timing of BacC and BacD in the late stages of biosynthesis of the dipeptide antibiotic bacilysin. Biochemistry 52 (2013) 889-901. [PMID: 23317005]