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gentisate decarboxylase activity

Known as: 2,5-dihydroxybenzoate carboxy-lyase (hydroquinone-forming), 2,5-dihydroxybenzoate decarboxylase activity, gentisate carboxy-lyase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: 2,5-dihydroxybenzoate + H(+) = CO(2) + hydroquinone. [EC:, RHEA:21315]
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Thirteen new esters of gentisic acid are analyzed by use of infrared spectra to elucidate their structure. Only eight infrared…