nitrile hydratase
Enzyme information
Common names
nitrile hydratase
nitrilase (ambiguous)
3-cyanopyridine hydratase
NHase
L-NHase
H-NHase
acrylonitrile hydratase
aliphatic nitrile hydratase
nitrile hydro-lyase
4.2.1.84
EC Number
4.2.1.84
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Reactions
Aliphatic amide = H2O + Nitrile
Monocarboxylic acid amide = H2O + Nitrile
(Indol-3-yl)acetamide = H2O + 3-Indoleacetonitrile
Acrylamide = H2O + Acrylonitrile
H2O + Benzonitrile = Benzamide
H2O + Bromoxynil = 3,5-Dibromo-4-hydroxybenzamide
H2O + Phenylacetonitrile = 2-Phenylacetamide