IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: coniferyl-alcohol glucosyltransferase

Reaction: UDP-glucose + coniferyl alcohol = UDP + coniferin

Other name(s): uridine diphosphoglucose-coniferyl alcohol glucosyltransferase; UDP-glucose coniferyl alcohol glucosyltransferase

Systematic name: UDP-glucose:coniferyl-alcohol 4'-β-D-glucosyltransferase

Comments: Sinapyl alcohol can also act as acceptor.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 61116-23-2


1. Ibrahim, R.K. and Grisebach, H. Purification and properties of UDP-glucose: coniferyl alcohol glucosyltransferase from suspension cultures of Paul's scarlet rose. Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 176 (1976) 700-708. [PMID: 10853]

[EC created 1984]

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