From Acrylonitrile to Acrylamide

Graphic of the reaction.

Graphic of its mechanism.

Medline reference
Nagasawa T, Nanba H, Ryuno K, Takeuchi K, Yamada H. Eur J Biochem (1987) 162(3): 691-8.

Search Medline for nitrile hydratase AND acrylonitrile.
20 citations on March 09, 2012.
      Acrylonitrile      
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            |  H2O
    nitrile | /
  hydratase |/
   4.2.1.84 | Search GenBank, 129 hits on Apr. 03, 2012
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       Acrylamide        
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This is the EAWAG-BBD reaction, reacID# r0083.
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