EC 5.4.99.51 - Baccharis oxide synthase

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EC 5.4.99.51

Names

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

Reaction

Comments:

The enzyme from Stevia rebaudiana also gives traces of 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. Shibuya, M., Sagara, A., Saitoh, A., Kushiro, T., Ebizuka, Y.
    Biosynthesis of baccharis oxide, a triterpene with a 3,10-oxide bridge in the A-ring.
    Org. Lett. 10 : 5071-5074 (2008). [PMID: 18850716]

[EC 5.4.99.51 created 2011]