EC 2.1.1.143 - 24-methylenesterol C-methyltransferase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 2.1.1.143

Names

Accepted name:
24-methylenesterol C-methyltransferase
Other names:
24-methylenelophenol C-241-methyltransferase
SMT2
Systematic name:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine:24-methylenelophenol C-methyltransferase

Reaction

Comments:

This is the second methylation step of plant (cf. EC 2.1.1.142, cycloartenol 241-C-methyltransferase).

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0030797
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Bouvier-Navé, P., Husselstein, T. and Benveniste, P.
    Two families of sterol methyltransferases are involved in the first and the second methylation steps of plant biosynthesis.
    Eur. J. Biochem. 256: 88-96 (1998). [PMID: 9746350]

[EC 2.1.1.143 created 2001]