Regio- and Stereoselective Hydroxylation/Epoxidation of Terpenes
A new enzyme of the family of cytochrome p450 was found which is able hydoxylates or epoxidizes mono- or sesquiterpenes, like geraniol or nerol, in a stereoselective way.
The effects of the mono- or sesquiterpenes indicate manifold application po-tentials. The properties of several compounds are governed by targeted modifications.
The region- and stereoselectivity play an important role.
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