EC 2.1.1.232 - Naringenin 7-O-methyltransferase

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EC 2.1.1.232

Names

Accepted name:
naringenin 7-O-methyltransferase
Other name:
NOMT
Systematic name:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine:(2S)-5,7,4'-trihydroxyflavanone 7-O-methyltransferase

Reaction

Comments:

The enzyme is involved in the biosynthesis of the sakuranetin, an inducible defense mechanism of Oryza sativa against pathogen attack.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0102766
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Rakwal, R., Agrawal, G. K., Yonekura, M., Kodama, O.
    Naringenin 7-O-methyltransferase involved in the biosynthesis of the flavanone phytoalexin sakuranetin from rice (Oryza sativa L.).
    Plant Sci. 155: 213-221 (2000). [PMID: 10814825]

[EC 2.1.1.232 created 2011]