IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: phyllocladan-16α-ol synthase

Reaction: (+)-copalyl diphosphate + H2O = phyllocladan-16α-ol + diphosphate

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Other name(s): PaDC1

Systematic name: (+)-copalyl-diphosphate diphosphate-lyase (phyllocladan-16α-ol-forming)

Comments: The adjacent gene PaDC2 codes EC copalyl diphosphate synthase.

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


1. Toyomasu, T., Niida, R., Kenmoku, H., Kanno, Y., Miura, S., Nakano, C., Shiono, Y., Mitsuhashi, W., Toshima, H., Oikawa, H., Hoshino, T., Dairi, T., Kato, N. and Sassa, T. Identification of diterpene biosynthetic gene clusters and functional analysis of labdane-related diterpene cyclases in Phomopsis amygdali. Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem. 72 (2008) 1038-1047. [PMID: 18391465]

[EC created 2009]

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