From Benzo(a)pyrene to Benzo(a)pyrene-cis-11,12-dihydrodiol

Graphic of the reaction.

Medline reference
Moody JD, Freeman JP, Fu PP, Cerniglia CE. Appl Environ Microbiol (2004) 70(1): 340-5.

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             Benzo(a)pyrene              
                    |
                    |  O2 + NADH + H+
     benzo(a)pyrene | /
  11,12-dioxygenase |/
          1.14.12.- |
                    |\
             ExPASy | \
                    |  NAD+
                    v
  Benzo(a)pyrene-cis-11,12-dihydrodiol   
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EAWAG-BBD Biotransformation rules in accord with this reaction:
vic-unsubstituted Aromatic -----> vic-Dihydrodihydroxyaromatic (bt0367)

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This is the EAWAG-BBD reaction, reacID# r1124.
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