chlorophyllase activity

Known as: chlorophyll chlorophyllidohydrolase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: chlorophyll + H2O = phytol + chlorophyllide. [EC:3.1.1.14, MetaCyc:CHLOROPHYLLASE-RXN]
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1961-2017
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2010
2010
Three full length cDNAs (BoCLH1, 1140 bp; BoCLH2, 1104 bp; BoCLH3, 884 bp) encoding putative chlorophyllases were cloned from the… (More)
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2004
2004
Chlorophyllase catalyzes the first step in the catabolic pathway of chlorophyll. It is a constitutive enzyme located in… (More)
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1998
1998
Introduction Leaf senescence involves degradation of proteins, The activities of chlorophyllase, contents of pigments… (More)
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1998
1998
We investigated the total content of pheophorbide a (PB a), which is sum of the contents of newly produced PB a, including PB a… (More)
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1998
1998
Degradation of chlorophyll in spinach (Spinacia olearacea L. cv. Hybrid 612) appeared to be regulated through the peroxidase… (More)
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1997
1997
The effect of benzyladenine (BA) and two phenylurea cytokinins, N-phenyl-N′-(2-chloro-4-pyridyl)urea (4-PU-30) and thidiazuron… (More)
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1994
1994
Chlorophyllase activity in olive fruit (Olea europaea) was measured using the enzyme solubilized from the protein precipitate… (More)
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1983
1983
Chromoplast fractions from mature, chlorophyll-less ‘Valencia’ orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck) flavedo (= the outer coloured… (More)
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1978
1978
In crude extracts of primary leaves from dark grown seedlings of Phaseolus vulgaris L., relatively high hydrolytic activity of… (More)
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1961
1961
Enzymatic hydrolysis of chlorophylls into chlorophyllides and phytol, and transesterification to the corresponding methyl and… (More)
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