From Methyl chloride to Methane

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Medline reference
Lee CH, Lewis TA, Paszczynski A, Crawford RL. Biochem Biophys Res Commun (1999) 261(3): 562-6.

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15 citations on March 09, 2012.
                     Methyl chloride                     
                            |
                            |  2e- + 2H+
  methyl chloride reductive | /
               dehalogenase |/
                   1.97.1.- |
                            |\
                     ExPASy | \
                            |  HCl
                            v
                         Methane                         
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EAWAG-BBD Biotransformation rules in accord with this reaction:
organoHalide -----> RH (bt0029)

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