EC 1.3.3.7     
Accepted name: dihydrouracil oxidase
Reaction: 5,6-dihydrouracil + O2 = uracil + H2O2
Systematic name: 5,6-dihydrouracil:oxygen oxidoreductase
Comments: Also oxidizes dihydrothymine to thymine. A flavoprotein (FMN).
References:
1.  Owaki, J., Uzura, K., Minami, Z. and Kusai, K. Partial-purification and characterization of dihydrouracil oxidase, a flavoprotein from Rhodotorula glutinis. J. Ferment. Technol. 64 (1986) 205–210.
[EC 1.3.3.7 created 1989]
 
 


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