EC 2.5.1.28 - Dimethylallylcistransferase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 2.5.1.28

Names

Accepted name:
dimethylallylcistransferase
Other name:
neryl-diphosphate synthase
Systematic name:
dimethylallyl-diphosphate:isopentenyl-diphosphate dimethylallylcistransferase

Reaction

Comments:

This enzyme will not use larger prenyl diphosphates as efficient donors.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047863
CAS Registry Number: 9032-79-5
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Banthorpe, D.V., Bucknall, G.A., Doonan, H.J., Doonan, S. and Rowan, M.G.
    Biosynthesis of geraniol and nerol in cell-free extracts of Tanacetum vulgare.
    Phytochemistry 15: 91-100 (1976).
  2. Beytía, E., Valenzuela, P. and Cori, O.
    Terpene biosynthesis: formation of nerol, geraniol, and other prenols by an enzyme system from Pinus radiata seedlings.
    Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 129: 346-356 (1969).

[EC 2.5.1.28 created 1984]