EC 1.5.3.12 - Dihydrobenzophenanthridine oxidase

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EC 1.5.3.12

Names

Accepted name:
dihydrobenzophenanthridine oxidase
Systematic name:
dihydrobenzophenanthridine:oxygen oxidoreductase

Reactions

Cofactor

Comments:

a CuII enzyme found in higher plants that produces oxidized forms of the benzophenanthridine alkaloids.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047132
CAS Registry Number: 114051-83-1

References

  1. Schumacher, H.-M. and Zenk, M.H.
    Partial purification and characterization of dihydrobenzophenanthridine oxidase from Eschscholtzia tenuifolia cell suspension cultures.
    Plant Cell Reports 7: 43-46 (1988).
  2. Arakawa, H., Clark, W.G., Psenak. M. and Coscia, C.J.
    Purification and characterization of dihydrobenzophenanthridine oxidase from elicited Sanguinaria canadensis cell cultures.
    Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 299: 1-7 (1992). [PMID: 1444440]

[EC 1.5.3.12 created 1999]