lycopene biosynthetic process

Known as: lycopene formation, lycopene biosynthesis, lycopene synthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of lycopene. [GOC:TermGenie, GOC:yaf, UniPathway:UPA00803]

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1997-2016
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2014
2014
The biotechnologically relevant bacterium Corynebacterium glutamicum, currently used for the million ton-scale production of… (More)
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2012
2012
Oleaginous yeast Yarrowia lipolytica is capable of accumulating large amount of lipids. There is a growing interest to engineer… (More)
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2010
2010
The heterologous synthesis of lycopene in non-carotenogenic Escherichia coli required the introduction of the biosynthesis genes… (More)
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2010
2010
Stimulation of lycopene synthesis in the mycelium of the mucoraceous fungus Blakeslea trispora was accompanied by major changes… (More)
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2009
2009
Chlorella is a promising alternative source of lutein, as it can be cultivated heterotrophically with high efficiency. In this… (More)
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2007
2007
In bacteria and fungi, the degree of carotenoid desaturation is determined by a single enzyme, the CrtI-type phytoene desaturase… (More)
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2007
2007
In Myxococcus xanthus, all known carotenogenic genes are grouped together in the gene cluster carB-carA, except for one, crtIb… (More)
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2005
2005
Genes enhancing lycopene production in Escherichia coli were identified through colorimetric screening of shot-gun library clones… (More)
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1999
1999
We have expressed in Escerichia coli the enzymes geranylgeranyl diphosphate synthase and phytoene synthase, from the soil… (More)
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1998
1998
Although isopentenyl diphosphate is a precursor of isoprenoids in Escherichia coli, the genes and enzymes involved in its… (More)
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