EC 1.1.1.207 - (−)-menthol dehydrogenase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 1.1.1.207

Names

Accepted name:
(−)-menthol dehydrogenase
Other name:
monoterpenoid dehydrogenase
Systematic name:
(−)-menthol:NADP+ oxidoreductase

Reaction

Comments:

Not identical with EC 1.1.1.208 (+)-neomenthol dehydrogenase. Acts also on a number of other cyclohexanols and cyclohexenols.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047504
CAS Registry Number: 81811-46-3

References

  1. Kjonaas, R., Martinkus-Taylor, C. and Croteau, R.
    Metabolism of monoterpenes: conversion of l-menthone to l-menthol and d-neomenthol by stereospecific dehydrogenases from peppermint (Mentha piperita) leaves.
    Plant Physiol. 69: 1013-1017 (1982).

[EC 1.1.1.207 created 1984]