Accepted name: galactose oxidase
Reaction: D-galactose + O2 = D-galacto-hexodialdose + H2O2
Other name(s): D-galactose oxidase; β-galactose oxidase
Systematic name: D-galactose:oxygen 6-oxidoreductase
Comments: A copper protein.
1.  Avigad, G., Amaral, D., Asensio, C. and Horecker, B.L. The D-galactose oxidase of Polyporus circinatus. J. Biol. Chem. 237 (1962) 2736–2743. [PMID: 13863403]
[EC created 1965]

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