2.5.1.99: all-trans-phytoene synthase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about all-trans-phytoene synthase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

2 geranylgeranyl diphosphate =

all-trans-phytoene
+ 2 diphosphate

Synonyms

15-trans-phytoene synthase, geranylgeranyl-diphosphate geranylgeranyltransferase, phytoene synthase, phytoene synthetase, prephytoene-diphosphate synthase, Psase

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)
                2.5.1.99 all-trans-phytoene synthase