From 1,2-Dichloroethane to 2-Chloroethanol

Graphic of the reaction.

Medline reference
Verschueren KH, Seljee F, Rozeboom HJ, Kalk KH, Dijkstra BW. Nature (1993) 363(6431): 693-8.

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      1,2-Dichloroethane       
               |
               |  H2O
    haloalkane | /
  dehalogenase |/
       3.8.1.5 | Search GenBank, 578 hits on Apr. 03, 2012
         Kyoto |\
        ExPASy | \
               |  HCl
               v
        2-Chloroethanol        
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EAWAG-BBD Biotransformation rules in accord with this reaction:
Halomethyl derivative -----> 1-Methylalcohol derivative (bt0022)

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This is the EAWAG-BBD reaction, reacID# r0001.
It was generated on July 31, 2014 12:20:14 AM CDT.

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