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Entry
EC 4.2.3.106                Enzyme                                 

Name
(E)-beta-ocimene synthase;
beta-ocimene synthase;
AtTPS03;
ama0a23;
LjEbetaOS;
MtEBOS
Class
Lyases;
Carbon-oxygen lyases;
Acting on phosphates
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
geranyl-diphosphate diphosphate-lyase [(E)-beta-ocimene-forming]
Reaction(IUBMB)
geranyl diphosphate = (E)-beta-ocimene + diphosphate [RN:R09962]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
geranyl diphosphate [CPD:C00341]
Product
(E)-beta-ocimene [CPD:C09873];
diphosphate [CPD:C00013]
Comment
Widely distributed in plants, which release beta-ocimene when attacked by herbivorous insects.
History
EC 4.2.3.106 created 2012
Reference
1  [PMID:12624761]
  Authors
Faldt J, Arimura G, Gershenzon J, Takabayashi J, Bohlmann J
  Title
Functional identification of AtTPS03 as (E)-beta-ocimene synthase: a monoterpene  synthase catalyzing jasmonate- and wound-induced volatile formation in Arabidopsis thaliana.
  Journal
Planta. 216 (2003) 745-51.
  Sequence
[ath:AT4G16740]
Reference
2  [PMID:12724546]
  Authors
Dudareva N, Martin D, Kish CM, Kolosova N, Gorenstein N, Faldt J, Miller B, Bohlmann J
  Title
(E)-beta-ocimene and myrcene synthase genes of floral scent biosynthesis in snapdragon: function and expression of three terpene synthase genes of a new terpene synthase subfamily.
  Journal
Plant. Cell. 15 (2003) 1227-41.
  Sequence
[up:Q84NC8]
Reference
3  [PMID:15310830]
  Authors
Arimura G, Ozawa R, Kugimiya S, Takabayashi J, Bohlmann J
  Title
Herbivore-induced defense response in a model legume. Two-spotted spider mites induce emission of (E)-beta-ocimene and transcript accumulation of (E)-beta-ocimene synthase in Lotus japonicus.
  Journal
Plant. Physiol. 135 (2004) 1976-83.
  Sequence
[up:Q672F7]
Reference
4  [PMID:19249223]
  Authors
Navia-Gine WG, Yuan JS, Mauromoustakos A, Murphy JB, Chen F, Korth KL
  Title
Medicago truncatula (E)-beta-ocimene synthase is induced by insect herbivory with corresponding increases in emission of volatile ocimene.
  Journal
Plant. Physiol. Biochem. 47 (2009) 416-25.
  Sequence
[up:Q5UB07]
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