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Table 1 CgAKR-1 substrate specificity

From: The Coptotermes gestroi aldo–keto reductase: a multipurpose enzyme for biorefinery applications

Substrate (2 mmol/L) Relative activity (%) Structure
2-Nitrobenzaldehyde 100
5-Hydroxymethylfurfural 116
Furfural 112
4-Hydroxybenzaldehyde 61
Syringaldehyde 72
Glutaraldehyde 98
Acetaldehyde 59
  1. Specific activity was determined as µmol of NADPH oxidized per min per mg protein. Relative activities of CgAKR-1 using different substrates are presented as the percentage of CgAKR-1 activity on 2-nitrobenzaldehyde