KEGG   ENZYME: 1.1.1.207Help
Entry
EC 1.1.1.207                Enzyme                                 

Name
(-)-menthol dehydrogenase;
monoterpenoid dehydrogenase
Class
Oxidoreductases;
Acting on the CH-OH group of donors;
With NAD+ or NADP+ as acceptor
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
(-)-menthol:NADP+ oxidoreductase
Reaction(IUBMB)
(-)-menthol + NADP+ = (-)-menthone + NADPH + H+ [RN:R02177]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
(-)-menthol [CPD:C00400];
NADP+ [CPD:C00006]
Product
(-)-menthone [CPD:C00843];
NADPH [CPD:C00005];
H+ [CPD:C00080]
Comment
Not identical with EC 1.1.1.208 (+)-neomenthol dehydrogenase. Acts also on a number of other cyclohexanols and cyclohexenols.
History
EC 1.1.1.207 created 1984
Pathway
Monoterpenoid biosynthesis
Biosynthesis of secondary metabolites
Orthology
K15094  
(-)-menthol dehydrogenase
Reference
1  [PMID:16662335]
  Authors
Kjonaas R, Martinkus-Taylor C, Croteau R.
  Title
Metabolism of Monoterpenes: Conversion of l-Menthone to l-Menthol and d-Neomenthol by Stereospecific Dehydrogenases from Peppermint (Mentha piperita) Leaves.
  Journal
Plant. Physiol. 69 (1982) 1013-1017.
Other DBs
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CAS: 
81811-58-7

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