EC 2.5.1.69 - Lavandulyl diphosphate synthase

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ENZYME: 2.5.1.69


ID   2.5.1.69
DE   Lavandulyl diphosphate synthase.
AN   FDS-5.
CA   2 prenyl diphosphate = diphosphate + lavandulyl diphosphate.
CC   -!- Lavandulyl diphosphate is a monoterpene with a non-head-to-tail
CC       linkage; it is unlike most monoterpenoids, which are derived from
CC       geranyl diphosphate and have isoprene units that are linked head-
CC       to-tail.
CC   -!- When this enzyme is incubated with prenyl diphosphate and isopentenyl
CC       diphosphate, it also forms the regular monoterpene geranyl
CC       diphosphate.
CC   -!- The enzyme from Artemisia tridentata (big sagebrush) forms both
CC       lavandulyl diphosphate and chrysanthemyl diphosphate (see
CC       EC 2.5.1.67) when prenyl diphosphate is the sole substrate.
DR   Q7XYS8    , CHRDS_ARTSI;
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