MetaCyc Compound: 9,15,9'-tri-cis-ζ-carotene

Synonyms: 9,15,9'-cis-ζ-carotene

Superclasses: a lipidan isoprenoida terpenoida tetraterpenoida carotenoida carotene
a secondary metabolitea terpenoida tetraterpenoida carotenoida carotene

Chemical Formula: C40H60

Molecular Weight: 540.91 Daltons

Monoisotopic Molecular Weight: 540.469501926 Daltons

9,15,9'-tri-<i>cis</i>-ζ-carotene compound structure


InChI: InChI=1S/C40H60/c1-33(2)19-13-23-37(7)27-17-31-39(9)29-15-25-35(5)21-11-12-22-36(6)26-16-30-40(10)32-18-28-38(8)24-14-20-34(3)4/h11-12,15-16,19-22,25-30H,13-14,17-18,23-24,31-32H2,1-10H3/b12-11-,25-15+,26-16+,35-21+,36-22+,37-27+,38-28+,39-29-,40-30-


Unification Links: ChEBI:48717, KEGG:C19764, PubChem:24755586

Standard Gibbs Free Energy of Formation (ΔfG in kcal/mol): 872.2872Inferred by computational analysis [Latendresse13]

Reactions known to consume the compound:

trans-lycopene biosynthesis II (plants) :
9,15,9'-tri-cis-ζ-carotene → 9,9'-di-cis-ζ-carotene

Reactions known to produce the compound:

trans-lycopene biosynthesis II (plants) :
15,9'-di-cis-phytofluene + a plastoquinone → 9,15,9'-tri-cis-ζ-carotene + a plastoquinol

In Reactions of unknown directionality:

Not in pathways:
15-cis-phytoene + 2 a plastoquinone = 9,15,9'-tri-cis-ζ-carotene + 2 a plastoquinol


Latendresse13: Latendresse M. (2013). "Computing Gibbs Free Energy of Compounds and Reactions in MetaCyc."

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