1.13.12.4: lactate 2-monooxygenase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about lactate 2-monooxygenase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

(S)-lactate
+
O2
=
acetate
+
CO2
+
H2O

Synonyms

L-lactate monooxygenase, L-lactate-2-monooxygenase, lactate monooxygenase, lactate oxidase, lactate oxidative decarboxylase, lactate oxygenase, lactic oxidase, lactic oxygenase

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.13 Acting on single donors with incorporation of molecular oxygen (oxygenases)
             1.13.12 With incorporation of one atom of oxygen (internal monooxygenases or internal mixed-function oxidases)
                1.13.12.4 lactate 2-monooxygenase