lycopene beta cyclase activity

id: GO:0045436
name: lycopene beta cyclase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the cyclization of beta rings at one or both ends of the lycopene molecule (psi, psi-carotene) to form gamma-carotene or the bicyclic beta-carotene (beta, beta-carotene), respectively.

Parent Functions

GO:0009975cyclase activity
GO:0016860intramolecular oxidoreductase activity