Synechocystis sp. PCC6803 : slr0088

ORF IDslr0088
Gene namecrtO
Definitionbeta-carotene ketolase
Position2894946..2896574    
Length542 aa
1629 bp   +upstreambp   +downstreambp
CyanoBaseslr0088 crtO beta-carotene ketolase
UniProtQ55808 B-carotene ketolase.
KOK02292 crtO; beta-carotene ketolase (CrtO type)
Pfam / Prositepf:DAO
pf:GIDA
pf:Pyr_redox
pf:Pyr_redox_2
pf:Amino_oxidase
pf:GMC_oxred_N
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Comment
Remark
Mutantslr0088
Category
Carotenoid biosynthesis
Reference
1. Fernandez-Gonzalez B, Sandmann G, Vioque A (1997) A new type of asymmetrically acting beta-carotene ketolase is required forthe synthesis of echinenone in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC6803. J Biol Chem 272:9728-33 [PMID:9092504]
PubMed search
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3D Structure PDB     GTOP
Fluorome slr0088



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