EC 2.1.1.n7 - 5-pentadecatrienyl resorcinol O-methyltransferase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 2.1.1.n7

This is a preliminary EC number. The content has not yet been validated and included in the official IUBMB Enzyme list.


Accepted name:
5-pentadecatrienyl resorcinol O-methyltransferase
Systematic name:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine:(8Z,11Z)-5-(pentadeca-8,11,14-trien-1-yl)resorcinol 3-O-methyltransferase



In Sorghum, this enzyme is part of the biosynthetic pathway of the phytotoxin sorgoleone.

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Enzymes and pathways: ENZYME@ExPASy


  1. Baerson, S. R., Dayan, F. E., Rimando, A. M., Nanayakkara, N. P., Liu, C. J., Schroder, J., Fishbein, M., Pan, Z., Kagan, I. A., Pratt, L. H., Cordonnier-Pratt, M. M., Duke, S. O.
    A functional genomics investigation of allelochemical biosynthesis in Sorghum bicolor root hairs.
    J. Biol. Chem. 283: 3231-3247 (2008). [PMID: 17998204]

[EC 2.1.1.n7 created 2011]