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ENZYME entry: EC 4.2.1.139

Accepted Name
Medicarpin synthase.
Alternative Name(s)
2',7-dihydroxy-4'-methoxyisoflavanol dehydratase.
7,2'-dihydroxy-4'-methoxyisoflavanol dehydratase.
Medicarpan synthase.
Reaction catalysed
4'-methoxyisoflavan-2',4,7-triol <=> (-)-medicarpin + H(2)O
Comment(s)
  • Isolated from the plant Medicago sativa (alfalfa).
  • Catalyzes the final step in the biosynthesis of medicarpin, the main pterocarpan phytoalexin in alfalfa.
  • Formerly EC 1.1.1.246.
Cross-references
BRENDA4.2.1.139
EC2PDB4.2.1.139
ExplorEnz4.2.1.139
PRIAM enzyme-specific profiles4.2.1.139
KEGG Ligand Database for Enzyme Nomenclature4.2.1.139
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature4.2.1.139
IntEnz4.2.1.139
MEDLINEFind literature relating to 4.2.1.139
MetaCyc4.2.1.139

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