IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: 4-formylbenzenesulfonate dehydrogenase

Reaction: 4-formylbenzenesulfonate + NAD+ + H2O = 4-sulfobenzoate + NADH + 2 H+

Systematic name: 4-formylbenzenesulfonate:NAD+ oxidoreductase

Comments: Involved in the toluene-4-sulfonate degradation pathway.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EAWAG-BBD, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 167973-68-4


1. Junker, F., Saller, E., Schläfli Oppenberg, H.R., Kroneck, P.M., Leisinger, T. and Cook, A.M. Degradative pathways for p-toluenecarboxylate and p-toluenesulfonate and their multicomponent oxygenases in Comamonas testosteroni strains PSB-4 and T-2. Microbiology 142 (1996) 2419-2427. [PMID: 8828208]

2. Junker, F., Kiewitz, R. and Cook, A.M. Characterization of the p-toluenesulfonate operon tsaMBCD and tsaR in Comamonas testosteroni T-2. J. Bacteriol. 179 (1997) 919-927. [PMID: 9006050]

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