MetaCyc Reaction: [no EC number assigned]

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion Type Simple Reactions Chemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By Substrate Small-Molecule Reactions

Enzymes and Genes:

Arabidopsis thaliana col : phytoene synthase Inferred from experiment : PSY
Myxococcus xanthus : prephytoene-diphosphate synthase Inferred from experiment : crtB
Narcissus pseudonarcissus : chloroplastic phytoene synthase Inferred from experiment : PSY
Rhodobacter capsulatus : phytoene synthase Inferred from experiment : crtB
Xanthophyllomyces dendrorhous : lycopene cyclase/phytoene synthase bifunctional : crtYB
Zea mays : chloroplastic phytoene synthase Inferred from experiment : PSY1

Sub-reaction of: 2 geranylgeranyl diphosphate = all-trans-phytoene + 2 diphosphate , 2 2-cis,6-trans,10-trans-geranylgeranyl diphosphate = 15-cis-phytoene + 2 diphosphate

In Pathway: trans-lycopene biosynthesis II (plants) , neurosporene biosynthesis

The reaction direction shown, that is, A + B ↔ C + D versus C + D ↔ A + B, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.

Mass balance status: Balanced.

Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG in kcal/mol): -17.799988 Inferred by computational analysis [Latendresse13]

Gene-Reaction Schematic: ?

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Unification Links: KEGG:R02065 , Rhea:22296

Relationship Links: UniProt:RELATED-TO:P17056 , UniProt:RELATED-TO:P22872 , UniProt:RELATED-TO:P37295 , UniProt:RELATED-TO:P49293 , UniProt:RELATED-TO:P53609 , UniProt:RELATED-TO:P53610 , UniProt:RELATED-TO:P53612


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

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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