DDT 2,3-dioxygenase activity

id: GO:0018688
name: DDT 2,3-dioxygenase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the reaction: 1,1,1-trichloro-2,2-bis-(4-chlorophenyl)ethane + O2 + 2 H+ + 2 e- = cis-2,3-dihydrodiol DDT. 1,1,1-trichloro-2,2-bis-(4-chlorophenyl)ethane is also known as DDT.

Parent Functions

GO:0016705oxidoreductase activity, acting on paired donors, with incorporation or reduction of molecular oxygen
GO:0051213dioxygenase activity