isoprenoid biosynthetic process

Known as: isoprenoid formation, isoprenoid synthesis, isoprenoid anabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of any isoprenoid compound, isoprene (2-methylbuta-1,3-diene) or compounds containing… (More)
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Review
2011
Review
2011
The mevalonate pathway accounts for conversion of acetyl-CoA to isopentenyl 5-diphosphate, the versatile precursor of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Isoprenoids are a very diverse family of organic compounds widespread in the three domains of life. Although they are produced… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In plants, the formation of isopentenyl diphosphate and dimethylallyl diphosphate, the central intermediates in the biosynthesis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The initial step of the plastidic 2C-methyl-D-erythritol 4-phosphate (MEP) pathway that produces isopentenyl diphosphate is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Isoprenoid compounds are ubiquitous in living species and diverse in biological function. Isoprenoid side chains of the membrane… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
1 Isoprenoid biosynthesis 1.1 The mevalonate route to isopentenyl diphosphate 1.2 Isoprenoid biosynthesis in higher plants: some… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
A mevalonate-independent pathway of isoprenoid biosynthesis present in Plasmodium falciparum was shown to represent an effective… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Isopentenyl diphosphate, the common precursor of all isoprenoids, has been widely assumed to be synthesized by the acetate… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Incorporation of 13C-labelled glucose, acetate, pyruvate or erythrose allowed the determination of the origin of the carbon atoms… (More)
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Review
1980
Review
1980
The availability of compactin (ML-236B), a potent competitive inhibitor of 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl Coenzyme A reductase, has… (More)
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