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Term:beta-carotene 15,15'-monooxygenase activity
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Accession:GO:0003834 term browser browse the term
Definition:Catalysis of the reaction: beta-carotene + O(2) = 2 retinal.
Comment:Note that this function was formerly EC:
Synonyms:exact_synonym: beta-carotene 15,15'-dioxygenase activity;   beta-carotene:oxygen 15,15'-oxidoreductase (bond-cleaving);   carotene 15,15'-dioxygenase activity;   carotene dioxygenase activity
 xref: EC:;   KEGG_REACTION:R00032;   MetaCyc:BETA-CAROTENE-1515-DIOXYGENASE-RXN;   RHEA:32887;   reactome:R-HSA-975635 "BCMO1:Fe2+ cleaves betaC to atRAL"

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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G Bco1 beta-carotene oxygenase 1 JBrowse link 19 49,637,059 49,673,577 RGD:634627
G Bco2 beta-carotene oxygenase 2 JBrowse link 8 54,965,577 54,990,604 RGD:13792537

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  molecular_function 19619
    catalytic activity 6006
      oxidoreductase activity 844
        dioxygenase activity 79
          oxidoreductase activity, acting on single donors with incorporation of molecular oxygen, incorporation of two atoms of oxygen 27
            beta-carotene 15,15'-monooxygenase activity 2
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