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Mesh term Laccase

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Oxidoreductases

Description

A copper-containing oxidoreductase enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of 4-benzenediol to 4-benzosemiquinone. It also has activity towards a variety of O-quinols and P-quinols. It primarily found in FUNGI and is involved in LIGNIN degradation, pigment biosynthesis and detoxification of lignin-derived products.



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jenkins-FCD Prod-310 bff9d975ec7f2d302586822146c2801dd4449aad