|Superclasses:||Reactions Classified By Conversion Type → Simple Reactions → Chemical Reactions → Composite Reactions|
|Reactions Classified By Substrate → Small-Molecule Reactions|
EC Number: 22.214.171.124
Enzymes and Genes:
|Lotus japonicus:||isoleucine N-monooxygenase (oxime forming): CYP79D4|
valine N-monooxygenase (oxime forming): CYP79D3
|Manihot esculenta:||valine N-monooxygenase (oxime forming): CYP79D2|
valine N-monooxygenase (oxime forming): CYP79D1
The direction shown, i.e. which substrates are on the left and right sides, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.
Most BioCyc compounds have been protonated to a reference pH value of 7.3. Please see the PGDB Concepts Guide for more information.
Mass balance status: Balanced.
Enzyme Commission Primary Name: valine N-monooxygenase
Enzyme Commission Synonyms: CYP79D1, CYP79D2
Taxonomic Range: Viridiplantae
L-valine + NADPH + oxygen → N-hydroxy-L-valine + NADP+ + H2O,
N-hydroxy-L-valine + NADPH + H+ + oxygen → N,N-dihydroxy-L-valine + NADP+ + H2O,
N,N-dihydroxy-L-valine + H+ → (E)-2-methylpropanal-oxime + CO2 + H2O
Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG'° in kcal/mol): -198.98792 [Latendresse13]
Enzyme Commission Summary:
A heme-thiolate protein (P-450). This enzyme catalyses two successive N-hydroxylations of L-valine, the first committed steps in the biosynthesis of the cyanogenic glucoside linamarin in Manihot esculenta (cassava). The product of the two hydroxylations, N,N-dihydroxy-L-valine, is extremely labile and dehydrates spontaneously. The dehydrated product is then subject to a decarboxylation that produces the oxime. It is still not known whether the decarboxylation is spontaneous or catalysed by the enzyme. The product, (E)-2-methylpropanal-oxime, undergoes a spontaneous isomerization to the (Z) form. The enzyme can also accept L-isoleucine as substrate, with a lower activity. It is different from EC 126.96.36.199 (isoleucine N-monooxygenase), which prefers L-isoleucine.
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Forslund04: Forslund K, Morant M, Jorgensen B, Olsen CE, Asamizu E, Sato S, Tabata S, Bak S (2004). "Biosynthesis of the nitrile glucosides rhodiocyanoside A and D and the cyanogenic glucosides lotaustralin and linamarin in Lotus japonicus." Plant Physiol 135(1);71-84. PMID: 15122013
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