terpene biosynthetic process

Known as: terpene synthesis, terpene formation, terpene anabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of terpenes, any of a large group of hydrocarbons made up of isoprene units. [GOC:ai]
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2015
Review
2015
The terpenoids constitute the largest class of natural products and many interesting products are extensively applied in the… (More)
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2009
2009
Picrorhiza (Picrorhiza kurrooa) is an endangered medicinal plant with well-known hepatoprotective activity attributed to… (More)
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2008
2008
To identify the genes for biosynthesis of the off-flavor terpenoid alcohol, 2-methylisoborneol (2-MIB), the key genes encoding… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
A series of experiments has been conducted in the Caltech indoor smog chamber facility to investigate the water uptake properties… (More)
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2006
2006
Terpene synthases are a mechanistically intriguing family of enzymes that catalyze complex, multistep reactions that are capable… (More)
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2005
2005
The activity of nerolidol, a sesquiterpene used as a food-flavoring agent and currently under testing as a skin penetration… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The mature leaves and husks of Zea mays release a complex blend of terpene volatiles after anthesis consisting predominantly of… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Terpenoids are characteristic constitutive and inducible defense chemicals of conifers. The biochemical regulation of terpene… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Bark beetle infestation and associated fungal infection are a serious disease problem in conifer species. Conifers have evolved… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Terpene cyclases catalyze the synthesis of cyclic terpenes with 10-, 15-, and 20-carbon acyclic isoprenoid diphosphates as… (More)
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