EC 5.4.99.46 - Shionone synthase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 5.4.99.46

Names

Accepted name:
shionone synthase
Systematic name:
(3S)-2,3-epoxy-2,3-dihydrosqualene mutase (cyclizing, shionone-forming)

Reaction

Comments:

The enzyme gives traces of four other triterpenoids.

Links to other databases

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

References

  1. Sawai, S., Uchiyama, H., Mizuno, S., Aoki, T., Akashi, T., Ayabe, S., Takahashi, T.
    Molecular characterization of an oxidosqualene cyclase that yields shionone, a unique tetracyclic triterpene ketone of Aster tataricus.
    FEBS Lett. 585 : 1031-1036 (2011). [PMID: 21377465]

[EC 5.4.99.46 created 2011]