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|Reactions Classified By Substrate → Small-Molecule Reactions|
EC Number: 220.127.116.11
Enzymes and Genes:
In Pathway: formononetin biosynthesis
Note that this reaction equation differs from the official Enzyme Commission reaction equation for this EC number, which can be found here .
The direction shown, i.e. which substrates are on the left and right sides, 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. Please see the PGDB Concepts Guide for more information.
Mass balance status: Balanced.
Enzyme Commission Primary Name: isoflavone 4′-O-methyltransferase
Enzyme Commission Synonyms: 4'-hydroxyisoflavone methyltransferase, isoflavone methyltransferase, isoflavone O-methyltransferase
Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG'° in kcal/mol): 7.7590027 [Latendresse13]
Requires Mg2+ for activity. The enzyme catalyses the methylation of daidzein and genistein. It does not methylate naringenin, apigenin, luteolin or kaempferol.
Unification Links: KEGG:R06564
Wengenmayer74: Wengenmayer H, Ebel J, Grisebach H (1974). "Purification and properties of a S-adenosylmethionine: isoflavone 4'-O-methyltransferase from cell suspension cultures of Cicer arietinum L." Eur J Biochem 50(1);135-43. PMID: 4452353
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