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SureCN638619     2-(2- hydroxyphenyl)benzenesulfinic acid

Synonyms: CHEBI:44576, AC1L9ANU, DB08319, C06742, 77136-31-3, ...
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Disease relevance of C06742

  • The first two enzymes, DBT monooxygenase (BdsC) and DBT sulfone monooxygenase (BdsA), were purified from the wild-type strain, and the last one, 2'-hydroxybiphenyl 2-sulfinic acid desulfinase (BdsB), was purified from the recombinant Escherichia coli overexpressing the gene, bdsB, with chaperonin genes, groEL/ES [1].


  1. Dibenzothiophene desulfurizing enzymes from moderately thermophilic bacterium Bacillus subtilis WU-S2B: purification, characterization and overexpression. Ohshiro, T., Ishii, Y., Matsubara, T., Ueda, K., Izumi, Y., Kino, K., Kirimura, K. J. Biosci. Bioeng. (2005) [Pubmed]
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