IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: (+)-thujan-3-ol dehydrogenase

Reaction: (+)-thujan-3-ol + NAD(P)+ = (+)-thujan-3-one + NAD(P)H + H+

Other name(s): d-3-thujanol dehydrogenase; TDH

Systematic name: (+)-thujan-3-ol:NAD(P)+ oxidoreductase

Comments: Isolated from the plant Tanacetum vulgare (tansy). NADH is preferred to NADPH.

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1. Croteau, R. and Felton, N.M. Substrate specificity of monoterpenol dehydrogenases from Foeniculum vulgare and Tanacetum vulgare. Phytochemistry 19 (1980) 1343-1347.

[EC created 2012]

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