The world's first wiki where authorship really matters (Nature Genetics, 2008). Due credit and reputation for authors. Imagine a global collaborative knowledge base for original thoughts. Search thousands of articles and collaborate with scientists around the globe.

wikigene or wiki gene protein drug chemical gene disease author authorship tracking collaborative publishing evolutionary knowledge reputation system wiki2.0 global collaboration genes proteins drugs chemicals diseases compound
Hoffmann, R. A wiki for the life sciences where authorship matters. Nature Genetics (2008)
Chemical Compound Review

Germacrene B     (1E,5E)-1,5-dimethyl-8- propan-2-ylidene...

Synonyms: AC1NQYKJ, CHEMBL448125, CPD-8744, CHEBI:5337, LMPR0103090007, ...
Welcome! If you are familiar with the subject of this article, you can contribute to this open access knowledge base by deleting incorrect information, restructuring or completely rewriting any text. Read more.

Disease relevance of Germacrene B

  • The recombinant enzyme, produced in Escherichia coli, catalyzed the formation of a major product, (+)-germacrene D (50.2% of total sesquiterpenoids produced) and a co-product, germacrene B (17.1%) and a number of minor by-products [1].

High impact information on Germacrene B


  1. Cloning, expression, purification and characterization of recombinant (+)-germacrene D synthase from Zingiber officinale. Picaud, S., Olsson, M.E., Brodelius, M., Brodelius, P.E. Arch. Biochem. Biophys. (2006) [Pubmed]
  2. Composition of the Essential Oil of Agastache foeniculum. Nykänen, I., Holm, Y., Hiltunen, R. Planta Med. (1989) [Pubmed]
WikiGenes - Universities