EC - Vitexin β-glucosyltransferase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name:
vitexin β-glucosyltransferase
Other names:
UDPglucose:vitexin 2''-O-β-D-glucosyltransferase
uridine diphosphoglucose-vitexin 2''-glucosyltransferase
Systematic name:
UDP-glucose:vitexin 2''-O-β-D-glucosyltransferase



Vitexin is a flavonoid from Cannabis sativa (hemp) and some populations of Silene alba.

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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050395
CAS Registry Number: 76828-68-7


  1. Heinsbroek, R., Van Brederode, J., Van Nigtevecht, G., Maas, J., Kamsteeg, J., Besson, E. and Chopin, J.
    The 2''-O-glucosylation of vitexin and isovitexin in petals of Silene alba is catalysed by two different enzymes.
    Phytochemistry 19: 1935-1937 (1980).

[EC created 1983]