toluate dioxygenase activity

id: GO:0018611
name: toluate dioxygenase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the reaction: methylbenzoate + NADH + O2 + H+ = NAD+ + 1,2-dihydroxymethylcyclohexa-3,5-dienecarboxylate.

Parent Functions

GO:0016708oxidoreductase activity, acting on paired donors, with incorporation or reduction of molecular oxygen, NADH or NADPH as one donor, and incorporation of two atoms of oxygen into one donor