EC 1.2.3.8     
Accepted name: pyridoxal oxidase
Reaction: pyridoxal + H2O + O2 = 4-pyridoxate + (?)
Systematic name: pyridoxal:oxygen 4-oxidoreductase
Comments: A molybdenum protein.
References:
1.  Hanly, E.W. Preliminary characterization and physical properties of pyridoxal oxidase activity from Drosophila melanogaster. Mol. Gen. Genet. 180 (1980) 455–462.
2.  Warner, C.K., Watts, D.T. and Finnerty, V. Molybdenum hydroxylases in Drosophila. I. Preliminary studies of pyridoxal oxidase. Mol. Gen. Genet. 180 (1980) 449–453.
[EC 1.2.3.8 created 1984]
 
 


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