Cadinane Sesquiterpenoid Biosynthesis

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See also amorpha-4,11-diene for an alternative route to this skeleton.

See also biosynthesis of sesquiterpenoids based on bisabolene and humulene also acyclic and other sesquiterpenoids derived from germacrene.

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(2E,6E)-farnesyl diphosphate biosynthesis
(2Z,6E)-farnesyl diphosphate biosynthesis
ent-cadinane sesquiterpenoid biosynthesis
EC (+)-δ-cadinene synthase
EC cis-muuroladiene synthase
EC cubebol synthase
EC (+)-γ-cadinene synthase
EC α-muurolene synthase
EC (+)-γ-muurolene synthase
EC β-copaene synthase
EC β-cubebene synthase
EC (+)-sativene synthase
EC α-copaene synthase