EC 2.1.1.255 - Geranyl diphosphate 2-C-methyltransferase

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ENZYME: 2.1.1.255


ID   2.1.1.255
DE   Geranyl diphosphate 2-C-methyltransferase.
AN   2-methyl-GPP synthase.
AN   Geranyl pyrophosphate methyltransferase.
AN   GPP methyltransferase.
AN   GPPMT.
AN   MGPPS.
CA   S-adenosyl-L-methionine + geranyl diphosphate = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine
CA   + (E)-2-methylgeranyl diphosphate.
CF   Mg(2+).
CC   -!- This enzyme, along with EC 4.2.3.118, produces 2-methylisoborneol,
CC       an odiferous compound produced by soil microorganisms with a strong
CC       earthy/musty odor.
CC   -!- Formerly EC 2.1.1.n6.
DR   A4FG18    , GPPMT_SACEN;  A3KI18    , GPPMT_STRA7;  Q9F1Y5    , GPPMT_STRCO;
DR   D3KYU3    , GPPMT_STRLS;
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