IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: (+)-O-methylkolavelool synthase

Reaction: S-adenosyl-L-methionine + (+)-kolavelool = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + (+)-O-methylkolavelool

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Other name(s): Haur_2147 (locus name)

Systematic name: S-adenosyl-L-methionine:(+)-kolavelool O-methyltransferase

Comments: Isolated from the bacterium Herpetosiphon aurantiacus.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, MetaCyc, CAS registry number:


1. Nakano, C., Oshima, M., Kurashima, N. and Hoshino, T. Identification of a new diterpene biosynthetic gene cluster that produces O-methylkolavelool in Herpetosiphon aurantiacus. Chembiochem 16 (2015) 772-781. [PMID: 25694050]

[EC created 2018]

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