Reaction: shikimate + NADP+ = 3-dehydroshikimate + NADPH + H+
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Other name(s): dehydroshikimic reductase; shikimate oxidoreductase; shikimate:NADP+ oxidoreductase; 5-dehydroshikimate reductase; shikimate 5-dehydrogenase; 5-dehydroshikimic reductase; DHS reductase; shikimate:NADP+ 5-oxidoreductase; AroE
Systematic name: shikimate:NADP+ 3-oxidoreductase
Comments: NAD+ cannot replace NADP+ . In higher organisms, this enzyme forms part of a multienzyme complex with EC 188.8.131.52, 3-dehydroquinate dehydratase .
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, GTD, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9026-87-3
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