Ligand methyl farnesoate

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Basic Ligand Information

Molecular Structure
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Molecular Formula
BRENDA Name
InChIKey
C16H26O2
methyl farnesoate
NWKXNIPBVLQYAB-VDQVFBMKSA-N
Synonyms:
methyl (2E,6E)-farnesoate, methylfarnesoate

Roles as Enzyme Ligand

In Vivo Substrate in Enzyme-catalyzed Reactions (2 results)

EC NUMBER
PROVEN IN VIVO REACTION
REACTION DIAGRAM
LITERATURE
ENZYME 3D STRUCTURE
methyl (2E,6E)-farnesoate + NADPH + H+ + O2 = juvenile hormone III + NADP+ + H2O
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methyl (2E,6E)-farnesoate + [reduced NADPH-hemoprotein reductase] + O2 = juvenile hormone III + [oxidized NADPH-hemoprotein reductase] + H2O
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In Vivo Product in Enzyme-catalyzed Reactions (1 result)

EC NUMBER
PROVEN IN VIVO REACTION
REACTION DIAGRAM
LITERATURE
ENZYME 3D STRUCTURE
S-adenosyl-L-methionine + (2E,6E)-farnesoate = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + methyl (2E,6E)-farnesoate
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Substrate in Enzyme-catalyzed Reactions (5 results)

EC NUMBER
REACTION
REACTION DIAGRAM
LITERATURE
ENZYME 3D STRUCTURE
methyl (2E,6E)-farnesoate + NADPH + H+ + O2 = juvenile hormone III + NADP+ + H2O
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methyl farnesoate + O2 + NADPH = ?
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methyl farnesoate + H2O = methanol + farnesoic acid
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Product in Enzyme-catalyzed Reactions (2 results)

EC NUMBER
REACTION
REACTION DIAGRAM
LITERATURE
ENZYME 3D STRUCTURE
S-adenosyl-L-methionine + farnesoate = methyl farnesoate + S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine
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S-adenosyl-L-methionine + (2E,6E)-farnesoate = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + methyl (2E,6E)-farnesoate
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Enzyme Kinetic Parameters

kcat Value (Turnover Number) (2 results)

EC NUMBER
TURNOVER NUMBER [1/S]
TURNOVER NUMBER MAXIMUM [1/S]
COMMENTARY
LITERATURE
0.003
0.005
pH 7.7, 30°C

KM Value (3 results)

EC NUMBER
KM VALUE [MM]
KM VALUE MAXIMUM [MM]
COMMENTARY
LITERATURE
3.7
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References & Links

Links to other databases for methyl farnesoate

ChEBI
PubChem
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PubChem