IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: D-pinitol dehydrogenase

Reaction: 1D-3-O-methyl-chiro-inositol + NADP+ = 2D-5-O-methyl-2,3,5/4,6-pentahydroxycyclohexanone + NADPH + H+

For diagram of reaction click here.

Other name(s): 5D-3-O-methyl-chiro-inositol:NADP+ oxidoreductase

Systematic name: 1D-3-O-methyl-chiro-inositol:NADP+ oxidoreductase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37250-71-8


1. Ruis, H. and Hoffmann-Ostenhof, O. Enzymic epimerization of sequoyitol to D-pinitol in Trifolium incarnatum. Eur. J. Biochem. 7 (1969) 442-448. [PMID: 4389340]

[EC created 1972]

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