caffeine synthase
Enzyme information
Common names
caffeine synthase
dimethylxanthine methyltransferase
3N-methyltransferase
DXMT
CCS1
S-adenosyl-L-methionine:3,7-dimethylxanthine 1-N-methyltransferase
2.1.1.160
EC Number
2.1.1.160
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Reactions
S-Adenosyl-L-methionine + 7-Methylxanthine = S-Adenosyl-L-homocysteine + Theobromine
S-Adenosyl-L-methionine + Theobromine = S-Adenosyl-L-homocysteine + Caffeine
S-Adenosyl-L-methionine + 1,7-Dimethylxanthine = S-Adenosyl-L-homocysteine + Caffeine