37585 MECDP_synthaseThalassiosira pseudonana
GO:0008685 GO:0016114 -
2-C-methyl-D-erythritol 2,4-cyclodiphosphate synthase activity
Catalysis of the reaction: 4-CDP-2-C-methyl-D-erythritol 2-phosphate = 2-C-methyl-D-erythritol 2,4-cyclic diphosphate + CMP.
terpenoid biosynthetic process
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of terpenoids, any member of a class of compounds characterized by an isoprenoid chemical structure.