Reaction: ()-α-pinene + NADH + H+ + O2 = α-pinene oxide + NAD+ + H2O
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Systematic name: ()-α-pinene,NADH:oxygen oxidoreductase
Comments: Involved in the catabolism of α-pinene.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EAWAG-BBD, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number:
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