Accepted name: guaia-4,6-diene synthase
Reaction: (2E,6E)-farnesyl diphosphate = guaia-4,6-diene + diphosphate
Other name(s): XsTPS2
Systematic name: (2E,6E)-farnesyl-diphosphate diphosphate-lyase (cyclizing, guaia-4,6-diene-forming)
Comments: Isolated from the plant Xanthium strumarium (rough cocklebur).
1.  Li, Y., Chen, F., Li, Z., Li, C. and Zhang, Y. Identification and functional characterization of sesquiterpene synthases from Xanthium strumarium. Plant Cell Physiol. 57 (2016) 630–641. [PMID: 26858282]
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