Chiral alcohol production by NADH-dependent phenylacetaldehyde reductase coupled with in situ regeneration of NADH.

@article{Itoh2002ChiralAP,
  title={Chiral alcohol production by NADH-dependent phenylacetaldehyde reductase coupled with in situ regeneration of NADH.},
  author={Nobuya Itoh and Michiko Matsuda and Mariko Mabuchi and Tohru Dairi and Jincun Wang},
  journal={European journal of biochemistry},
  year={2002},
  volume={269 9},
  pages={2394-402}
}
Phenylacetaldehyde reductase (PAR) produced by styrene-assimilating Corynebacterium strain ST-10 was used to synthesize chiral alcohols. This enzyme with a broad substrate range reduced various prochiral aromatic ketones and beta-ketoesters to yield optically active secondary alcohols with an enantiomeric purity of more than 98% enantiomeric excess (e.e.). The Escherichia coli recombinant cells which expressed the par gene could efficiently produce important pharmaceutical intermediates; (R)-2… CONTINUE READING
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