IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature

EC 6.4.1.5

Accepted name: geranoyl-CoA carboxylase

Reaction: ATP + geranoyl-CoA + HCO3- = ADP + phosphate + 3-(4-methylpent-3-en-1-yl)pent-2-enedioyl-CoA

Systematic name: geranoyl-CoA:carbon-dioxide ligase (ADP-forming)

Other name(s): geranoyl coenzyme A carboxylase; geranyl-CoA carboxylase

Comments: A biotinyl-protein. Also carboxylates dimethylpropenoyl-CoA and farnesoyl-CoA.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, UM-BBD, CAS registry number: 37324-35-9

References:

1. Seubert, W., Fass, E. and Remberger, U. Untersuchungen über den bakteriellen Abbau von Isoprenoiden. III. Reinigung und Eigenschaften der Geranylcarboxylase. Biochem. Z. 338 (1963) 265-275.

[EC 6.4.1.5 created 1972]


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