1.3.5.6: 9,9'-dicis-zeta-carotene desaturase

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Word Map on EC 1.3.5.6

Reaction

7,9,9'-tricis-neurosporene
+
a quinone
=
7,9,7',9'-tetracis-lycopene
+
a quinol

Synonyms

CrtI, CrtQa, CrtQb, phytoene desaturase, ZDS, zeta-carotene desaturase

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.3 Acting on the CH-CH group of donors
             1.3.5 With a quinone or related compound as acceptor
                1.3.5.6 9,9'-dicis-zeta-carotene desaturase

Cloned

Cloned on EC 1.3.5.6 - 9,9'-dicis-zeta-carotene desaturase

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CLONED (Commentary)
ORGANISM
UNIPROT
LITERATURE
crtI gene, construction of different mutation libraries used for screening for mutants which synthesize almost exclusively either neurosporene or lycopene, cloning n Escherichia coli strain DH5alpha
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expression in Escherichia coli
gene crtQa, expressionin Escherichia coli, gene crtQb, expression of CrtQB in Escherichia coli strain JM101
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gene ZDS, cotransformation of the Citrus unshiu carotinoid biosynthetic genes geranylgeranyl diphosphate synthase, i.e. GGPS, phytoene desaturase, i.e. PDS, zeta-carotene desaturase, i.e. ZDS, beta-carotene hydroxylase, i.e. CHX, and phytoene synthase, i.e. PSY, into Actinidia deliciosa var. deliciosa, kiwi, fruits using the micro-cross section technique for the Agrobacterium tumefaciens transfection system, method evaluation, overview
gene zds, DNA and amino acid sequence determination and analysis, a single copy gene located on chromosome LG3
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gene zds, DNA and amino acid sequence determination and analysis, phylogenetic analysis
gene zds, DNA and amino acid sequence determination and analysis, sequence comparison and phylogenetic analysis, suncloning in Escherichia coli strain DH5alpha
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gene zds, DNA and amino acid sequence determination and analysis, sequence comparisons and phylogenetic analysis, semi-quantitative RT-PCR expression analysis