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Entry
EC 4.2.3.65                 Enzyme                                 

Name
zingiberene synthase;
alpha-zingiberene synthase;
ZIS
Class
Lyases;
Carbon-oxygen lyases;
Acting on phosphates
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
(2E,6E)-farnesyl-diphosphate diphosphate-lyase (zingiberene-forming)
Reaction(IUBMB)
(2E,6E)-farnesyl diphosphate = zingiberene + diphosphate [RN:R09525]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
(2E,6E)-farnesyl diphosphate [CPD:C00448]
Product
zingiberene [CPD:C09750];
diphosphate [CPD:C00013]
History
EC 4.2.3.65 created 2011
Reference
1  [PMID:18643974]
  Authors
Davidovich-Rikanati R, Lewinsohn E, Bar E, Iijima Y, Pichersky E, Sitrit Y
  Title
Overexpression of the lemon basil alpha-zingiberene synthase gene increases both  mono- and sesquiterpene contents in tomato fruit.
  Journal
Plant. J. 56 (2008) 228-38.
  Sequence
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