1.3.5.5: 15-cis-phytoene desaturase

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Reaction

15,9'-dicis-phytofluene
+
plastoquinone
=
9,15,9'-tricis-zeta-carotene
+
plastoquinol

Synonyms

BoPDS, CitPDS1, CrtP, PDS, PDS1, PDS3

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.3 Acting on the CH-CH group of donors
             1.3.5 With a quinone or related compound as acceptor
                1.3.5.5 15-cis-phytoene desaturase

Posttranslational Modification

Posttranslational Modification on EC 1.3.5.5 - 15-cis-phytoene desaturase

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POSTTRANSLATIONAL MODIFICATION
ORGANISM
UNIPROT
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additional information
the enzyme form from stroma appears to be slightly larger in size than the membrane version, which may be because of different posttranslational modifications of BoPDS in these two locations