EC 2.1.1.120 - 12-hydroxydihydrochelirubine 12-O-methyltransferase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 2.1.1.120

Names

Accepted name:
12-hydroxydihydrochelirubine 12-O-methyltransferase
Systematic name:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine:12-hydroxydihydrochelirubine 12-O-methyltransferase

Reaction

Comments:

This reaction is part of the pathway for synthesis of benzophenanthridine alkaloid macarpine in plants.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0030780
CAS Registry Number: 158736-40-4

References

  1. Kammerer, L., De-Eknamkul, W. and Zenk, M.H.
    Enzymic 12-hydroxylation and 12-O-methylation of dihydrochelirubine in dihydromacarpine formation by Thalictrum bulgaricum.
    Phytochemistry 36: 1409-1416 (1994).

[EC 2.1.1.120 created 1999]