Zerumbone synthase

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Zerumbone synthase
Identifiers
EC number1.1.1.326
Databases
IntEnzIntEnz view
BRENDABRENDA entry
ExPASyNiceZyme view
KEGGKEGG entry
MetaCycmetabolic pathway
PRIAMprofile
PDB structuresRCSB PDB PDBe PDBsum

Zerumbone synthase (EC 1.1.1.326, ZSD1) is an enzyme with systematic name 10-hydroxy-alpha-humulene:NAD+ oxidoreductase.[1] This enzyme catalyses the following chemical reaction

10-hydroxy-alpha-humulene + NAD+ zerumbone + NADH + H+

The enzyme was cloned from shampoo ginger, Zingiber zerumbet.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Okamoto, S.; Yu, F.; Harada, H.; Okajima, T.; Hattan, J.; Misawa, N.; Utsumi, R. (2011). "A short-chain dehydrogenase involved in terpene metabolism from Zingiber zerumbet". FEBS J. 278 (16): 2892–2900. doi:10.1111/j.1742-4658.2011.08211.x. PMID 21668645.

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