cytochrome P-450SCC

Cholesterol monooxygenase (side chain cleaving). [450 nm, the absorption maximum that the reduced cytochrome complexed with carbon monoxide exhibits]

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Cholesterol side-chain cleavage enzyme — Cytochrome P450, family 11, subfamily A, polypeptide 1 Identifiers Symbols CYP11A1; CYP11A; P450SCC External IDs …   Wikipedia

  • Steroid 11-beta-hydroxylase — Cytochrome P450, family 11, subfamily B, polypeptide 1 Identifiers Symbols CYP11B1; CPN1; CYP11B; DKFZp686B05283; FHI; FLJ36771; P450C11 External IDs …   Wikipedia

  • Cholesterol monooxygenase (side-chain-cleaving) — In enzymology, a cholesterol monooxygenase (side chain cleaving) (EC number|1.14.15.6) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:cholesterol + reduced adrenal ferredoxin + O2 ightleftharpoons pregnenolone + 4 methylpentanal + oxidized… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.