2.5.1.96: 4,4'-diapophytoene synthase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about 4,4'-diapophytoene synthase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

2 (2E,6E)-farnesyl diphosphate =

15-cis-4,4'-diapophytoene
+ 2 diphosphate

Synonyms

CrtM, DAP synthase, dehydroqualene synthase, dehydrosqualene synthase, diapophytoene synthase, DSQ synthase

ECTree

     2 Transferases
         2.5 Transferring alkyl or aryl groups, other than methyl groups
             2.5.1 Transferring alkyl or aryl groups, other than methyl groups (only sub-subclass identified to date)
                2.5.1.96 4,4'-diapophytoene synthase