Mechanistic aspects of carotenoid biosynthesis

Chem Rev. 2014 Jan 8;114(1):164-93. doi: 10.1021/cr400106y. Epub 2013 Oct 31.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Bacteria / metabolism
  • Carotenoids / biosynthesis
  • Carotenoids / chemical synthesis
  • Carotenoids / chemistry
  • Carotenoids / metabolism*
  • Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme System / chemistry
  • Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme System / metabolism
  • Ketol-Acid Reductoisomerase / chemistry
  • Ketol-Acid Reductoisomerase / metabolism
  • Lycopene
  • Mevalonic Acid / chemistry
  • Mevalonic Acid / metabolism
  • Oxidoreductases / chemistry
  • Oxidoreductases / metabolism
  • Terpenes / chemistry
  • Terpenes / metabolism

Substances

  • Terpenes
  • Carotenoids
  • Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme System
  • Oxidoreductases
  • epoxidase
  • Ketol-Acid Reductoisomerase
  • Mevalonic Acid
  • Lycopene