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Information on EC 2.3.1.74 - chalcone synthase

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     2 Transferases
         2.3 Acyltransferases
             2.3.1 Transferring groups other than aminoacyl groups
                2.3.1.74 chalcone synthase
IUBMB Comments
The enzyme catalyses the first committed step in the biosynthesis of flavonoids. It can also act on dihydro-4-coumaroyl-CoA, forming phloretin.
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The enzyme appears in viruses and cellular organisms
Synonyms
6'-deoxychalcone synthase, chalcone synthase, chalcone synthase 6, chalcone synthase 7, chalcone synthase C2-Idf-I, chalcone synthase C2-Idf-II, chalcone synthetase, CHS, Chs1, CHS3, more
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LITERATURE
3 malonyl-CoA + 4-coumaroyl-CoA = 4 CoA + naringenin chalcone + 3 CO2
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