Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Reaction: 1.1.1.-

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion TypeSimple ReactionsChemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By SubstrateSmall-Molecule Reactions

EC Number: 1.1.1.-

Enzymes and Genes:
NADPH-dependent aldehyde reductaseInferred from experiment: yqhD
methylglyoxal reductaseInferred from experiment: yeaE
methylglyoxal reductaseInferred from experiment: dkgA
methylglyoxal reductaseInferred from experiment: dkgB
L-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate reductaseInferred from experiment: yghZ

In Pathway: methylglyoxal degradation III

The direction shown, i.e. which substrates are on the left and right sides, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.

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.

Enzyme Commission Primary Name: 1.1.1 -- With NAD(+) or NADP(+) as acceptor

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Instance reaction of [an aldehyde + NADP+ + H2O → a carboxylate + NADPH + 2 H+] (
i3: acetaldehyde + NADP+ + H2O → acetate + NADPH + 2 H+ (

Instance reactions of [an alcohol + NADP+ = an aldehyde + NADPH + H+] (
i1: (S)-propane-1,2-diol + NADP+ = (S)-lactaldehyde + NADPH + H+ (1.1.1.-)

i2: (R)-propane-1,2-diol + NADP+ = (R)-lactaldehyde + NADPH + H+ (1.1.1.-)

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
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