MetaCyc Pathway: menaquinol-11 biosynthesis
Inferred from experiment

Enzyme View:

Pathway diagram: menaquinol-11 biosynthesis

This view shows enzymes only for those organisms listed below, in the list of taxa known to possess the pathway. If an enzyme name is shown in bold, there is experimental evidence for this enzymatic activity.

Synonyms: vitamin K2 biosynthesis, menaquinone-11 biosynthesis

Superclasses: BiosynthesisCofactors, Prosthetic Groups, Electron Carriers BiosynthesisQuinol and Quinone BiosynthesisMenaquinol Biosynthesis

Some taxa known to possess this pathway include : Agromyces mediolanus, Bacteroides eggerthii, Bacteroides fragilis, Bacteroides ovatus, Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron, Bacteroides vulgatus, Leifsonia aquatica, Microbacterium barkeri, Microbacterium imperiale, Microbacterium lacticum, Microbacterium liquefaciens, Microbacterium saperdae, Microbacterium testaceum, Prevotella intermedia, Prevotella melaninogenica, Prevotella oralis, Prevotella ruminicola

Expected Taxonomic Range: Actinobacteria , Bacteroidetes

For more information about this pathway, please see superpathway of menaquinol-11 biosynthesis.

Superpathways: superpathway of menaquinol-11 biosynthesis

Created 24-Apr-2008 by Caspi R, SRI International


Bentley82a: Bentley, R., Meganathan, R. (1982). "Biosynthesis of vitamin K (menaquinone) in bacteria." Microbiol. Rev. 46(3):241-280. PMID: 6127606

Other References Related to Enzymes, Genes, Subpathways, and Substrates of this Pathway

Collins81: Collins MD, Jones D (1981). "Distribution of isoprenoid quinone structural types in bacteria and their taxonomic implication." Microbiol Rev 45(2);316-54. PMID: 7022156

Latendresse13: Latendresse M. (2013). "Computing Gibbs Free Energy of Compounds and Reactions in MetaCyc."

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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