EC 5.3.99.6 - Allene-oxide cyclase

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EC 5.3.99.6

Names

Accepted name:
allene-oxide cyclase
Systematic name:
(9Z)-(13S)-12,13-epoxyoctadeca-9,11,15-trienoate isomerase (cyclizing)

Reaction

Comments:

Allene oxides formed by the action of EC 4.2.1.92 hydroperoxide dehydratase, are converted into cyclopentenone derivatives.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0046423
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Hamberg, M.
    Biosynthesis of 12-oxo-10,15(Z)-phytodienoic acid: identification of an allene oxide cyclase.
    Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 156 : 543-550 (1988). [PMID: 3178850]

[EC 5.3.99.6 created 1992]