Reaction: (E,E)-piperoyl-CoA + piperidine = CoA + N-[(E,E)-piperoyl]-piperidine
Other name(s): piperidine piperoyltransferase; piperoyl-CoA:piperidine N-piperoyltransferase
Systematic name: (E,E)-piperoyl-CoA:piperidine N-piperoyltransferase
Comments: Pyrrolidine and 3-pyrroline can also act as acceptors, but more slowly.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 126806-22-2
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