IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: farnesol 2-isomerase

Reaction: 2-trans,6-trans-farnesol = 2-cis,6-trans-farnesol

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Other name(s): farnesol isomerase

Systematic name: 2-trans,6-trans-farnesol 2-cis-trans-isomerase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 94047-16-2


1. Anastasis, P., Freer, I., Gilmore, C., Mackie, H., Overton, K., Picken, D. and Swanson, S. Biosynthesis of γ-bisabolene in tissue-cultures of Andrographis paniculata. Can. J. Chem. 62 (1984) 2079-2088.

[EC created 1989]

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