EC 2.1.1.117 - (S)-scoulerine 9-O-methyltransferase

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EC 2.1.1.117

Names

Accepted name:
(S)-scoulerine 9-O-methyltransferase
Other name:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine:(S)-scoclaurine 9-O-methyltransferase
Systematic name:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine:(S)-scoulerine 9-O-methyltransferase

Reaction

Comments:

The product of this reaction is a precursor for protoberberine alkaloids in plants.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0030777
CAS Registry Number: 96380-65-3 (164205-21-4)
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Muemmler, S., Rueffer, M., Nagakura, N. and Zenk, M.H.
    S-Adenosyl-L-methionine:(S)-scoclaurine 9-O-methyltransferase, a highly stereo- and regiospecific enzyme in tetrahydroberberine biosynthesis.
    Plant Cell Reports 4 : 36-39 (1985).

[EC 2.1.1.117 created 1999]