Reaction: bacteriochlorophyll C8 methyltransferase List of reactions

Reaction name: bacteriochlorophyll C8 methyltransferase Reaction type: generic
EC number: Kegg ID: Rhea ID:
Directionality: reversible Curation status: valid Classification: public
Description:Transfers a methyl group from Cofactor B12 (which is regenerated by SAM as a methylcarrier) to the C8 off the heme group of bacteriochlorophyll
Curator notes:
ID Type Compound ID Name Stoichiometry Curator notes
chebi 59789 S-adenosyl-L-methionine zwitterion 2
chebi 81553 Bacteriochlorophyll d 1 In this molecule, both the R1 and R2 groups are methyl groups
ID Type Compound ID Name Stoichiometry Curator notes
chebi 81553 Bacteriochlorophyll d 1 In this compound, the R1 group is an isopropyl group
chebi 57856 S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine zwitterion 1
chebi 57844 L-methionine zwitterion 1
chebi 17319 5'-deoxyadenosine 1

Reaction

bacteriochlorophyll C8 methyltransferase

2 + + + +
S-adenosyl-L-methionine zwitterion
59789
Bacteriochlorophyll d
81553
Bacteriochlorophyll d
81553
S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine zwitterion
57856
L-methionine zwitterion
57844
5'-deoxyadenosine
17319

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