IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: sequoyitol dehydrogenase

Reaction: 5-O-methyl-myo-inositol + NAD+ = 2D-5-O-methyl-2,3,5/4,6-pentahydroxycyclohexanone + NADH + H+

For diagram of reaction click here.

Other name(s): D-pinitol dehydrogenase

Systematic name: 5-O-methyl-myo-inositol:NAD+ oxidoreductase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37250-72-9


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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