Reaction: resorcinol + NADH + H+ + O2 = hydroxyquinol + NAD+ + H2O
Glossary: resorcinol = 1,3-dihydroxybenzene
hydroxyquinol = 1,2,4-trihydroxybenzene
Other name(s): tsdB (gene name)
Systematic name: resorcinol,NADH:oxygen oxidoreductase (4-hydroxylating)
Comments: The enzyme, characterized from the bacterium Rhodococcus jostii RHA1, is a single-component hydroxylase. The enzyme has no activity with NADPH. cf. EC 18.104.22.168, resorcinol 4-hydroxylase (NADPH), and EC 22.214.171.124, resorcinol 4-hydroxylase (FADH2).
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, MetaCyc, CAS registry number:
1. Kasai, D., Araki, N., Motoi, K., Yoshikawa, S., Iino, T., Imai, S., Masai, E. and Fukuda, M. γ-Resorcylate catabolic-pathway genes in the soil actinomycete Rhodococcus jostii RHA1. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 81 (2015) 7656-7665. [PMID: 26319878]