Inositol Catabolism

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For numbering of atoms in inositol see cyclitol nomenclature. It is now normal to use 1D-numbering for myo-inositol.

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myo-inositol biosynthesis
EC inositol 2-dehydrogenase
EC D-chiro-inositol 1-dehydrogenase
EC scyllo-inositol 2-dehydrogenase (NAD+)
EC scyllo-inositol 2-dehydrogenase (NADP+)
EC methylmalonate-semialdehyde dehydrogenase (acylating)
EC 5-dehydro-2-deoxygluconokinase
EC 3D-(3,5/4)-trihydroxycyclohexane-1,2-dione acylhydrolase (decyclizing)
EC 5-dehydro-2-deoxyphosphogluconate aldolase
EC myo-inosose-2 dehydratase
EC 5-deoxy-glucuronate isomerase
EC 2-keto-myo-inositol isomerase