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Accepted name: anthranilate 1,2-dioxygenase (deaminating, decarboxylating)
Reaction: anthranilate + NAD(P)H + 2 H+ + O2 = catechol + CO2 + NAD(P)+ + NH3
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Other name(s): anthranilate hydroxylase; anthranilic hydroxylase; anthranilic acid hydroxylase
Systematic name: anthranilate,NAD(P)H:oxygen oxidoreductase (1,2-hydroxylating, deaminating, decarboxylating)
Comments: Requires Fe2+.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EAWAG-BBD, EXPASY, KEGG, MetaCyc, CAS registry number: 9059-17-0
1.  Kobayashi, S. and Hayaishi, O. Anthranilic acid conversion to catechol (Pseudomonas). Methods Enzymol. 17A (1970) 505–510.
2.  Taniguchi, H., Hatanaka, M., Kuno, S., Hayaishi, O., Nakajima, M. and Kurihara, N. Enzymatic formation of catechol from anthranilic acid. J. Biol. Chem. 239 (1964) 2204–2211. [PMID: 14209949]
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