Synechocystis sp. PCC6803 : slr0090

ORF IDslr0090
Gene nameppd
Definition4-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase
Position2897634..2898653    
Length339 aa
1020 bp   +upstreambp   +downstreambp
CyanoBaseslr0090 probable 4-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase
UniProtQ55810 Hypothetical protein slr0090.
KOK00457 HPD, hppD; 4-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase [EC:1.13.11.27]
Pfam / Prositepf:Glyoxalase
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CommentDisruptant in Synechocystis showed that it is required for biosynthesis of tocopherol but not of plastoquinone, carotenoids or chlorophyll.
Remark
Mutantslr0090
Category
Ubiquinone and other terpenoid-quinone biosynthesis
Tyrosine metabolism
Phenylalanine metabolism
Reference
1. Dahnhardt D, Falk J, Appel J, van der Kooij TA, Schulz-Friedrich R, Krupinska K (2002) The hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase from Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 is not required for plastoquinone biosynthesis. FEBS Lett 523:177-81. [PMID:12123828]
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