CaltechAUTHORS
  A Caltech Library Service

Metabolic Transformation of Mevalonic Acid by an Enzyme System from Peas

Pollard, C. J. and Bonner, J. and Haagen-Smit, A. J. and Nimmo, C. C. (1966) Metabolic Transformation of Mevalonic Acid by an Enzyme System from Peas. Plant Physiology, 41 (1). pp. 66-70. ISSN 0032-0889. PMCID PMC1086297. https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20150817-154540775

Full text is not posted in this repository. Consult Related URLs below.

Use this Persistent URL to link to this item: https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20150817-154540775

Abstract

En enzyme system has been found in peas which converts mevalonic acid to isoprenoid compounds. Among the intermediates in such conversion are mevalonic acid-5-phosphate and pyrophosphate, isopentenyl pyrophosphate and dimethylallylpyrophosphate. Among the products formed by the system are the pyrophosphates of geraniol, farnesol, nerolidol and higher isoprenoid alcohols.


Item Type:Article
Related URLs:
URLURL TypeDescription
http://dx.doi.org/10.1104/pp.41.1.66DOIArticle
http://www.plantphysiol.org/content/41/1/66PublisherArticle
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1086297/PubMed CentralArticle
http://www.jstor.org/stable/4260605JSTORArticle
Additional Information:© 1966 American Society of Plant Biologists. Received April 22, 1965. This work was done at the California Institute of Technology under a cooperative agreement 12-14-100-889 (74) with the Western Utilization Research and Development Division, Agricultural Service, United States Department of Agriculture, and was supported in part by a grant from the United States Atomic Energy Commission (At-04-3) -304.
Funders:
Funding AgencyGrant Number
USDA12-14-100-889 (74)
Atomic Energy Commission(At-04-3)-304
Issue or Number:1
PubMed Central ID:PMC1086297
Record Number:CaltechAUTHORS:20150817-154540775
Persistent URL:https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20150817-154540775
Official Citation:Metabolic Transformation of Mevalonic Acid by an Enzyme System from Peas C. J. Pollard, J. Bonner, A. J. Haagen-Smit and C. C. Nimmo Plant Physiology January 1966 vol. 41 no. 1 66-70 doi: http:/​/​dx.​doi.​org/​10.​1104/​pp.​41.​1.​66
Usage Policy:No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.
ID Code:59665
Collection:CaltechAUTHORS
Deposited By: George Porter
Deposited On:18 Aug 2015 15:09
Last Modified:03 Oct 2019 08:49

Repository Staff Only: item control page