Enzymes by Class
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an aldehyde + acceptor + H
O = a carboxylate + reduced acceptor
A tungsten protein. Methylviologen can act as acceptor. In the reverse direction, non-activated acids are reduced by reduced viologens to aldehydes, but not to the corresponding alcohols.
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, CAS registry number: 125008-36-8
White, H., Strobl, G., Feicht, R. and Simon, H. Carboxylic acid reductase: a new tungsten enzyme catalyses the reduction of non-activated carboxylic acids to aldehydes.
Eur. J. Biochem.
(1989) 89–96. [
[EC 126.96.36.199 created 1992]
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