Reaction: 4-chlorophenylacetate + NADH + H+ + O2 = 3,4-dihydroxyphenylacetate + chloride + NAD+
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Systematic name: 4-chlorophenylacetate,NADH:oxygen oxidoreductase (3,4-hydroxylating, dechlorinating)
Comments: A system, containing a reductase and an iron-sulfur oxygenase, and no independent ferredoxin. Requires Fe2+. Also acts on 4-bromophenyl acetate.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EAWAG-BBD, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 105006-00-6
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