Synonyms: 2,3-oxidosqualene cyclase activity
Definition: Catalysis of the cyclization of (S)-2,3-epoxysqualene to form a triterpene.
Note that the phrase 'oxidosqualene cyclase' has been used to refer to enzymes that catalyze the reaction represented by 'lanosterol synthase activity ; GO:0000250'.
GO:0016866 - intramolecular transferase activity
dammarenediol-II synthase (PNA)
Unification Links: GO:0031559
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