Zeaxanthin epoxidase

zeaxanthin epoxidase

(Science: enzyme) An o2-dependent nADPH-dependent epoxidase; catalyses the epoxidation of zeaxanthin to violaxanthin via antheraxanthin; active at the stromal side of the thylakoids of green plants

Registry number: EC 1.-

Synonym: zea-epoxidase

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