From Caffeine to Theophylline

Graphic of the reaction.

Reference
Hakil, M., Denis, S., Viniegra-Gonzalez, G., & Augur, C. (1998). Degradation and Product Analysis of Filamentous Fungi. Enzyme and Microbial Technology, 22(5), 355-359.

Search Medline for theophylline AND caffeine AND fungi.
35 citations on March 09, 2012.
          Caffeine           
              |
              |  NAD(P)H + H+ + O2
     caffeine | /
  demethylase |/
    1.13.12.- | Search GenBank, 2 hits on Apr. 03, 2012
              |\
       ExPASy | \
              |  NAD(P)+ + H2O + CH2O
              v
        Theophylline         
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EAWAG-BBD Biotransformation rules in accord with this reaction:
tertiary Amine -----> secondary Amine + Aldehyde or Ketone (bt0063)

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This is the EAWAG-BBD reaction, reacID# r1324.
It was generated on September 22, 2019 10:33:54 PM CDT.

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