EC 1.13.11.75 - all-trans-8'-apo-β-carotenal 15,15'-oxygenase

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EC 1.13.11.75

Names

Accepted name:
all-trans-8'-apo-β-carotenal 15,15'-oxygenase
Other names:
Diox1
ACO
8'-apo-β-carotenal 15,15'-oxygenase
Systematic name:
all-trans-8'-apo-β-carotenal:oxygen 15,15'-oxidoreductase (bond-cleaving)

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

Contains an Fe2+-4His arrangement. The enzyme is involved in retinal biosynthesis in bacteria [2].

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0102162
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Ruch, S., Beyer, P., Ernst, H., Al-Babili, S.
    Retinal biosynthesis in Eubacteria: in vitro characterization of a novel carotenoid oxygenase from Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803.
    Mol. Microbiol. 55: 1015-1024 (2005). [PMID: 15686550]
  2. Kloer, D. P., Ruch, S., Al-Babili, S., Beyer, P., Schulz, G. E.
    The structure of a retinal-forming carotenoid oxygenase.
    Science 308: 267-269 (2005). [PMID: 15821095]

[EC 1.13.11.75 created 2010 as EC 1.14.99.41, transferred 2013 to EC 1.13.11.75]