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Information on EC 2.1.1.273 - benzoate O-methyltransferase

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     2 Transferases
         2.1 Transferring one-carbon groups
             2.1.1 Methyltransferases
                2.1.1.273 benzoate O-methyltransferase
IUBMB Comments
While the enzyme from the plant Zea mays is specific for benzoate , the enzymes from Arabidopsis species and Clarkia breweri also catalyse the reaction of EC 2.1.1.274, salicylate 1-O-methyltransferase [1,5]. In snapdragon (Antirrhinum majus) two isoforms are found, one specific for benzoate [2,3] and one that is also active towards salicylate . The volatile product is an important scent compound in some flowering species .
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The enzyme appears in viruses and cellular organisms
Synonyms
atbsmt1, benzoic acid/salicylic acid carboxyl methyltransferase, s-adenosyl-l-methionine:benzoic acid carboxyl methyltransferase, benzoic acid carboxyl methyltransferase, albsmt1, s-adenosyl-l-methionine:benzoic acid carboxyl methyl transferase, more
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LITERATURE
S-adenosyl-L-methionine + benzoate = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + methyl benzoate
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