Alcohol oxidoreductase

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Functional group of an alcohol molecule. The carbon atom is attached to other carbon or hydrogen atoms.

Alcohol oxidoreductases are oxidoreductase enzymes that act upon an alcohol functional group.[1][2]

They are classified under "1.1" in the EC number numbering system.


  1. ^ Eric J. Toone (2006). Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Protein Evolution (Volume 75 ed.). Wiley-Interscience. ISBN 0471205036. 
  2. ^ Nicholas C. Price; Lewis Stevens (1999). Fundamentals of Enzymology: The Cell and Molecular Biology of Catalytic Proteins (Third ed.). USA: Oxford University Press. ISBN 019850229X. 

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