TABLE 2.

Biotransformation and bulk enzyme reactions for strain C4a

Metabolite identifiedbBiotransformation result with:Bulk enzyme reaction result with:
Carb1,4-NQSAldCarb1-NL1,2-DHNSAld
Carb++
1-NL+++
SAld++++
Salicylate++++++
Gentisate++
1,4-NQ
Catechol
  • a Similar results were obtained with strains C5 and C6. Carb, carbaryl; 1,4 NQ, 1-4,naphthoquinone; SAld, salicylaldehyde; 1-NL, 1-naphthol.

  • b Metabolites identified by TLC and GC-MS in biotransformation and bulk enzyme reactions with various substrates.