If an enzyme name is shown in bold, there is experimental evidence for this enzymatic activity.
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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).
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An enzyme catalyzing this reaction is present in this organism
No enzyme catalyzing this reaction has been identified in this organism
The reaction and any enzyme that catalyzes it (if one has been identified) is unique to this pathway
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