IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: isomultiflorenol synthase

Reaction: (3S)-2,3-epoxy-2,3-dihydrosqualene = isomultiflorenol

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Other name(s): LcIMS1; (S)-2,3-epoxysqualene mutase (cyclizing, isomultiflorenol-forming)

Systematic name: (3S)-2,3-epoxy-2,3-dihydrosqualene mutase (cyclizing, isomultiflorenol-forming)

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1. Hayashi, H., Huang, P., Inoue, K., Hiraoka, N., Ikeshiro, Y., Yazaki, K., Tanaka, S., Kushiro, T., Shibuya, M. and Ebizuka, Y. Molecular cloning and characterization of isomultiflorenol synthase, a new triterpene synthase from Luffa cylindrica, involved in biosynthesis of bryonolic acid. Eur. J. Biochem. 268 (2001) 6311-6317. [PMID: 11733028]

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