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Substance Name: Benzene 1,2-dioxygenase
RN: 9075-66-5


  • Converts benzene into cis-benzene glycol; consists of a flavoprotein reductase, reductase(BED), and a ferredoxin, ferredoxin(BED), which transfers electrons from NADH to an iron-sulfur protein, ISP(BED), which acts as a dioxygenase.
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Benzene 1,2-dioxygenase


  • Benzene hydroxylase

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9075-66-5

System Generated Number

  • 0009075665