IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: 3-hydroxycyclohexanone dehydrogenase

Reaction: 3-hydroxycyclohexanone + acceptor = cyclohexane-1,3-dione + reduced acceptor

Systematic name: 3-hydroxycyclohexanone:acceptor 1-oxidoreductase

Comments: 2,6-Dichloroindophenol and methylene blue can act as acceptors.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 123516-44-9


1. Dangel, W., Tschech, A. and Fuchs, G. Enzyme-reactions involved in anaerobic cyclohexanol metabolism by a denitrifying Pseudomonas species. Arch. Microbiol. 152 (1989) 273-279.

[EC created 1992]

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