EC 1.1.1.349 - Norsolorinic acid ketoreductase

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EC 1.1.1.349

Names

Accepted name:
norsolorinic acid ketoreductase
Other names:
aflD (gene name)
nor-1 (gene name)
Systematic name:
(1'S)-averantin:NADP+ oxidoreductase

Reaction

Comments:

Involved in the synthesis of aflatoxins in the fungus Aspergillus parasiticus.

Links to other databases

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

References

  1. Yabe, K., Matsuyama, Y., Ando, Y., Nakajima, H., Hamasaki, T.
    Stereochemistry during aflatoxin biosynthesis: conversion of norsolorinic acid to averufin.
    Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 59: 2486-2492 (1993). [PMID: 8368836]
  2. Zhou, R., Linz, J. E.
    Enzymatic function of the nor-1 protein in aflatoxin biosynthesis in Aspergillus parasiticus.
    Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 65: 5639-5641 (1999). [PMID: 10584035]

[EC 1.1.1.349 created 2013]