2.5.1.74: 1,4-dihydroxy-2-naphthoate polyprenyltransferase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about 1,4-dihydroxy-2-naphthoate polyprenyltransferase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

an all-trans-polyprenyl diphosphate
+
1,4-dihydroxy-2-naphthoate
=
a demethylmenaquinol
+
diphosphate
+
CO2

Synonyms

1,4-dihydroxy-2-naphthoate octaprenyltransferase, MenA

ECTree

     2 Transferases
         2.5 Transferring alkyl or aryl groups, other than methyl groups
             2.5.1 Transferring alkyl or aryl groups, other than methyl groups (only sub-subclass identified to date)
                2.5.1.74 1,4-dihydroxy-2-naphthoate polyprenyltransferase