MetaCyc Reaction: 1.2.1.-

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

EC Number: 1.2.1.-

Enzymes and Genes:

Neurospora crassa : apo-4'-lycopenal dehydrogenase Inferred from experiment : YLO-1

In Pathway: neurosporaxanthin 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.

Most BioCyc compounds have been protonated to a reference pH value of 7.3, and some reactions have been computationally balanced for hydrogen by adding free protons. Please see the PGDB Concepts Guide for more information.

Mass balance status: Marked as unbalanced.

Enzyme Commission Primary Name: 1.2.1 -- With NAD(+) or NADP(+) as acceptor

Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG in kcal/mol): 8.698776 Inferred by computational analysis [Latendresse13]

Citations: [Estrada08]

Gene-Reaction Schematic: ?

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Created 21-Dec-2010 by Pujar A , Boyce Thompson Institute


Estrada08: Estrada AF, Youssar L, Scherzinger D, Al-Babili S, Avalos J (2008). "The ylo-1 gene encodes an aldehyde dehydrogenase responsible for the last reaction in the Neurospora carotenoid pathway." Mol Microbiol 69(5);1207-20. PMID: 18627463

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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