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cycloartenol synthase activity

Known as: (S)-2,3-epoxysqualene mutase (cyclizing, cycloartenol-forming), 2,3-oxidosqualene-cycloartenol cyclase activity, 2,3-epoxysqualene--cycloartenol cyclase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: (S)-2,3-epoxysqualene = cycloartenol. [EC:5.4.99.8, RHEA:21311]
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2018
2018
Abstract The biosynthetic pathways of phytosterols and steroidal saponins are located in two adjacent branches which share… Expand
2014
2014
Two new cycloartenol triterpene saponins, 3β,16α-dihydroxy-12-acetoxy-16,22-cyclo-23-ketone-24R,25-epoxy-cycloartane-3-O-β-D… Expand
2012
2012
Three new cycloartenol triterpene saponins, 3 β,16 α-dihydroxy-12-acetoxy-16,22-cyclo-23-ketone-24 R,25-epoxy-cycloartane-7-ene 3… Expand
2011
2011
Three new cycloartenol triterpene saponins, named shengmaxinsides A-C, have been isolated from the ethyl acetate soluble fraction… Expand
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2005
2005
ZusammenfassungAus Blättern der Kartoffelpflanze,Solanum tuberosum L., wurde das Triterpen Cycloartenol (9β.19-Cyclo-lanost-24-en… Expand
2002
2002
A random mutagenesis/in vivo selection approach was applied to generate and identify mutations that alter the product specificity… Expand
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
A cDNA clone (GgCAS1) encoding cycloartenol synthase (CAS) has been isolated from Glycyrrhiza glabra (licorice) by cross… Expand
1987
1987
Several enzymes of plant sterol or triterpenoid biosynthesis involve during their catalysis postulated or demonstrated… Expand
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
Microsomes from maize seedlings are capable of catalyzing the C-24 alkylation of 4,4,14 alpha-trimethyl-9 beta,19-cyclo-5 alpha… Expand
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1983
1983
25-Azacycloartanol (I), 2-aza-2-dihydrosqualene (II) and Tridemorph (2,6-dimethyl-N-tridecylmorpholine) (III) are potent… Expand