EC 2.1.1.121 - 6-O-methylnorlaudanosoline 5'-O-methyltransferase

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EC 2.1.1.121

Names

Accepted name:
6-O-methylnorlaudanosoline 5'-O-methyltransferase
Systematic name:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine:6-O-methylnorlaudanosoline 5'-O-methyltransferase

Reaction

Comments:

Nororientaline is a precursor of the alkaloid papaverine.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0030781
CAS Registry Number: 89511-99-9

References

  1. Rueffer, M., Nagakura, N. and Zenk, M.H.
    A highly specific O-methyltransferase for nororientaline synthesis isolated from Argemone platyceras cell cultures.
    Planta Med. 49: 196-198 (1983).

[EC 2.1.1.121 created 1999]