Literature summary for 1.14.15.24 extracted from

  • Shindo, K.; Hasunuma, T.; Asagi, E.; Sano, A.; Hotta, E.; Minemura, N.; Miyake, C.; Maoka, T.; Misawa, N.
    4-Ketoantheraxanthin, a novel carotenoid produced by the combination of the bacterial enzyme beta-carotene ketolase CrtW and endogenous carotenoid biosynthetic enzymes in higher plants (2008), Tetrahedron Lett., 49, 3294-3296 .
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Application

Application Comment Organism
synthesis the combination of the foreign bacterial enzyme CrtW and the endogenous carotenoid biosynthesis enzymes for synthesizing antheraxanthin in tobacco plants isable to produce the novel carotenoid 4-ketoantherazanthin Brevundimonas sp. NBRC 101024

Cloned(Commentary)

Cloned (Comment) Organism
the genes coding for CrtW and CrtZ from Brevundimonas sp. SD212 are introduced into Nicotiana tabacum by transplastomic engineering (plastid-transformation engineering) and expressed successfully Brevundimonas sp. NBRC 101024

Organism

Organism UniProt Comment Textmining
Brevundimonas sp. NBRC 101024 Q4W8B0
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Synonyms

Synonyms Comment Organism
CrtZ
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Brevundimonas sp. NBRC 101024