1.14.14.18: heme oxygenase (biliverdin-producing)

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about heme oxygenase (biliverdin-producing), go to the full flat file.

Reaction

protoheme
+ 3 [reduced NADPH-hemoprotein reductase] + 3 O2 =
Biliverdin
+
Fe2+
+
CO
+ 3 [oxidized NADPH-hemoprotein reductase] + 3 H2O

Synonyms

BphO, ChuS, ChuZ, haem oxygenase, heme oxygenase, heme oxygenase 1, heme oxygenase-1, heme oxygenase-2, HemO, Hmox1, HmuO, Hmx1, HO, HO-1, HO-2, Ho1, Ho2, Ho3, HO4, HSP32, HugZ, HY1, inducible heme oxygenase-1, More, MsHO1, ORP33 proteins, oxygenase, heme (decyclizing), PigA, proteins, specific or class, ORP33 (oxygen-regulated protein 33,000-mol.-wt.), Syn HO-1, Syn HO-2

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.14 Acting on paired donors, with incorporation or reduction of molecular oxygen
             1.14.14 With reduced flavin or flavoprotein as one donor, and incorporation of one atom of oxygen into the other donor
                1.14.14.18 heme oxygenase (biliverdin-producing)