U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government


Send to:

Choose Destination

Catechol Oxidase

An enzyme of the oxidoreductase class that catalyzes the reaction between catechol and oxygen to yield benzoquinone and water. It is a complex of copper-containing proteins that acts also on a variety of substituted catechols. EC

Year introduced: 1992

PubMed search builder options


Tree Number(s): D08.811.682.690.708.125

MeSH Unique ID: D004156

Registry Number: EC

Entry Terms:

  • Oxidase, Catechol
  • Diphenol Oxidases
  • Oxidases, Diphenol
  • Polyphenol Oxidase
  • Oxidase, Polyphenol
  • Diphenol Oxidase
  • Oxidase, Diphenol
  • Polyphenoloxidase

Previous Indexing:

Supplemental Content

Loading ...