1.14.14.23: cholesterol 7alpha-monooxygenase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about cholesterol 7alpha-monooxygenase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

cholesterol
+
[reduced NADPH-hemoprotein reductase]
+
O2
=
7alpha-hydroxycholesterol
+
[oxidized NADPH-hemoprotein reductase]
+
H2O

Synonyms

7alpha-hydroxylase, bile acid-synthetic enzyme, C7alphaOH, cholesterol 7 alpha-hydroxylase, cholesterol 7-alpha hydroxylase, Cholesterol 7-alpha-hydroxylase, Cholesterol 7-alpha-monooxygenase, cholesterol 7a-hydroxylase, cholesterol 7alpha hydroxylase, cholesterol 7alpha-hydroxylase, cholesterol-NADPH oxidoreductase, 7alpha-hydroxylating, CYP125A4, CYP7A, CYP7A1, Cyp7alpha1, CYPVII, cytochrome P450 125A4, hepatic cholesterol 7alpha-hydroxylase, More, oxygenase, cholesterol 7alpha-mono-

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
                1.14.14.23 cholesterol 7alpha-monooxygenase