Germacrene C synthase

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Germacrene C synthase
Identifiers
EC number 4.2.3.60
Databases
IntEnz IntEnz view
BRENDA BRENDA entry
ExPASy NiceZyme view
KEGG KEGG entry
MetaCyc metabolic pathway
PRIAM profile
PDB structures RCSB PDB PDBe PDBsum

Germacrene C synthase (EC 4.2.3.60) is an enzyme with systematic name (2E,6E)-farnesyl-diphosphate diphosphate-lyase (germacrene-C-forming).[1] This enzyme catalyses the following chemical reaction

(2E,6E)-farnesyl diphosphate germacrene C + diphosphate

References[edit]

  1. ^ Colby, S.M.; Crock, J.; Dowdle-Rizzo, B.; Lemaux, P.G.; Croteau, R. (1998). "Germacrene C synthase from Lycopersicon esculentum cv. VFNT cherry tomato: cDNA isolation, characterization, and bacterial expression of the multiple product sesquiterpene cyclase". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA. 95 (5): 2216–2221. doi:10.1073/pnas.95.5.2216. PMC 19298. PMID 9482865.

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