|Superclasses:||Reactions Classified By Conversion Type → Simple Reactions → Chemical Reactions|
|Reactions Classified By Substrate → Small-Molecule Reactions|
EC Number: 18.104.22.168
Enzymes and Genes:
alcohol dehydrogenase, zinc-containing: CC0096
alcohol dehydrogenase, zinc-containing: CC0770
alcohol dehydrogenase, zinc-containing: CC2016
alcohol dehydrogenase, zinc-containing: CC2125
alcohol dehydrogenase, zinc-containing: CC2353
alcohol dehydrogenase, zinc-containing: CC2837
alcohol dehydrogenase zinc-containing: CC3293
alcohol dehydrogenase: adhA
alcohol dehydrogenase, class III: adhI
alcohol dehydrogenase class III: adhI
The direction shown, i.e. which substrates are on the left and right sides, is in accordance with the Enzyme Commission system.
Most BioCyc compounds have been protonated to a reference pH value of 7.3. Please see the PGDB Concepts Guide for more information.
Mass balance status: Balanced.
phytol + NAD+ = phytenal + NADH + H+ (22.214.171.124)
butanal + NADH + H+ → n-butanol + NAD+ (1.1.1.-)
n-propanol + NAD+ = propanal + NADH + H+ (126.96.36.199)
ethanol + NAD+ ↔ acetaldehyde + NADH + H+ (188.8.131.52)
Enzyme Commission Primary Name: alcohol dehydrogenase
Enzyme Commission Synonyms: aldehyde reductase, ADH, alcohol dehydrogenase (NAD), aliphatic alcohol dehydrogenase, ethanol dehydrogenase, NAD-dependent alcohol dehydrogenase, NAD-specific aromatic alcohol dehydrogenase, NADH-alcohol dehydrogenase, NADH-aldehyde dehydrogenase, primary alcohol dehydrogenase, yeast alcohol dehydrogenase
Enzyme Commission Summary:
A zinc protein. Acts on primary or secondary alcohols or hemi-acetals with very broad specificity; however the enzyme oxidizes methanol much more poorly than ethanol. The animal, but not the yeast, enzyme acts also on cyclic secondary alcohols.
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