If an enzyme name is shown in bold, there is experimental evidence for this enzymatic activity.
Locations of Mapped Genes:
Synonyms: catechol degradation, ortho-cleavage
|Superclasses:||Degradation/Utilization/Assimilation → Aromatic Compounds Degradation → Catechol Degradation|
Pathway Summary from MetaCyc:
catechol can be degraded in several possible routes, including this route via 3-oxoadipate. For more information about this pathway, please see catechol degradation III (ortho-cleavage pathway).
Pathway Evidence Glyph:
This organism is in the expected taxonomic range for this pathway.
Key to pathway glyph edge colors:
An enzyme catalyzing this reaction is present in this organism
No enzyme catalyzing this reaction has been identified in this organism
The reaction is unique to this pathway in MetaCyc
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