Cubebol synthase

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Cubebol synthase
Identifiers
EC number 4.2.3.91
Databases
IntEnz IntEnz view
BRENDA BRENDA entry
ExPASy NiceZyme view
KEGG KEGG entry
MetaCyc metabolic pathway
PRIAM profile
PDB structures RCSB PDB PDBe PDBsum

Cubebol synthase (EC 4.2.3.91, Cop4) is an enzyme with systematic name (2E,6E)-farnesyl-diphosphate diphosphate-lyase (cyclizing, cubebol-forming).[1] This enzyme catalyses the following chemical reaction

(2E,6E)-farnesyl diphosphate + H2O cubebol + diphosphate

This enzyme requires Mg2+.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lopez-Gallego, F.; Agger, S.A.; Abate-Pella, D.; Distefano, M.D.; Schmidt-Dannert, C. (2010). "Sesquiterpene synthases Cop4 and Cop6 from Coprinus cinereus: catalytic promiscuity and cyclization of farnesyl pyrophosphate geometric isomers". Chembiochem. 11: 1093–1106. doi:10.1002/cbic.200900671. PMC 2873112Freely accessible. PMID 20419721. 

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