EC 4.2.3.140 - cis-abienol synthase

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EC 4.2.3.140

Names

Accepted name:
cis-abienol synthase
Other names:
Z-abienol synthase
CAS
ABS
Systematic name:
(13E)-8α-hydroxylabd-13-en-15-yl-diphosphate-lyase (cis-abienol forming)

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Comments:

Isolated from the plants Abies balsamea (balsam fir) [1] and Nicotiana tabacum (tobacco) [2].

Links to other databases

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

References

  1. Zerbe, P., Chiang, A., Yuen, M., Hamberger, B., Hamberger, B., Draper, J. A., Britton, R., Bohlmann, J.
    Bifunctional cis-abienol synthase from Abies balsamea discovered by transcriptome sequencing and its implications for diterpenoid fragrance production.
    J. Biol. Chem. 287: 12121-12131 (2012). [PMID: 22337889]
  2. Sallaud, C., Giacalone, C., Topfer, R., Goepfert, S., Bakaher, N., Rosti, S. and Tissier, A.
    Characterization of two genes for the biosynthesis of the labdane diterpene Z-abienol in tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) glandular trichomes.
    Plant J. (2012). [PMID: 22672125]

[EC 4.2.3.140 created 2012]