Biochemical analysis of a multifunctional cytochrome P450 (CYP51) enzyme required for synthesis of antimicrobial triterpenes in plants

Katrin Geisler, Richard K. Hughes, Frank Sainsbury, George P. Lomonossoff, Martin Rejzek, Shirley Fairhurst, Carl-Erik Olsen, Mohammed Saddik Motawia, Rachel E. Melton, Andrew M. Hemmings, Søren Bak, Anne Osbourn

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139 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)E3360-E3367
Number of pages8
JournalProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS)
Issue number35
Publication statusPublished - 27 Aug 2013


  • CPMV-HT transient expression
  • cytochrome P450 monooxygenase CYP51 family
  • disease resistnace
  • neofunctionalization
  • terpenes

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