HMM Summary Page: TIGR02462

Functionpyranose oxidase
Trusted Cutoff544.90
Domain Trusted Cutoff544.90
Noise Cutoff106.55
Domain Noise Cutoff106.55
Isology Typeequivalog
EC Number1.1.3.10
HMM Length548
AuthorHaft DH
Entry DateFeb 4 2005 2:56PM
Last ModifiedFeb 14 2011 3:27PM
CommentPyranose oxidase (also called glucose 2-oxidase) converts D-glucose and molecular oxygen to 2-dehydro-D-glucose and hydrogen peroxide. Peroxide production is believed to be important to the wood rot fungi in which this enzyme is found for lignin degradation.