EC 2.3.1.151 - 2,3',4,6-tetrahydroxybenzophenone synthase

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EC 2.3.1.151

Names

Accepted name:
2,3',4,6-tetrahydroxybenzophenone synthase
Other names:
benzophenone synthase [ambiguous]
BPS [ambiguous]
Systematic name:
malonyl-CoA:3-hydroxybenzoyl-CoA malonyltransferase (decarboxylating, 2,3',4,6-tetrahydroxybenzophenone-forming)

Reaction

Comments:

Involved in the biosynthesis of plant xanthones. Benzoyl-CoA can replace 3-hydroxybenzoyl-CoA (cf. EC 2.3.1.220, 2,4,6-trihydroxybenzophenone synthase).

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047181
CAS Registry Number: 175780-21-9
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Beerhues, L.
    Benzophenone synthase from cultured cells of Centaurium erythraea.
    FEBS Lett. 383: 264-266 (1996). [PMID: 8925910]

[EC 2.3.1.151 created 1999, modified 2013]