(−)-Endo-fenchol synthase

Part of the Springer Handbook of Enzymes book series (HDBKENZYMES, volume S7)


Bond Cleavage Reaction Type Tion Reaction Farnesyl Diphosphate Dimethylallyl Diphosphate 
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