Sterigmatocystin o-methyltransferase

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sterigmatocystin O-methyltransferase

(Science: enzyme) catalyses the conversion of sterigmatocystin (st) to o-methylsterigmatocystin (omst) and dihydro-st to dihydro-omst which takes place in the latter stages of aflatoxin biosynthesis

Registry number: EC 2.1.1.-

Synonym: st-omt, dihydro-st-omt, omta protein, omta gene product