1.14.19.21: cholesterol 7-desaturase

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

Reaction

cholesterol
+
O2
+
NAD(P)H
+
H+
=
cholesta-5,7-dien-3beta-ol
+
NAD(P)+
+ 2 H2O

Synonyms

C-7 cholesterol desaturase, C7-Des, cholesterol 7,8-dehydrogenase, DAF-36, DAF-36/Neverland, Des7, Des7p, Neverland, Nvd, sterol C7(8)-desaturase

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.14 Acting on paired donors, with incorporation or reduction of molecular oxygen
             1.14.19 With oxidation of a pair of donors resulting in the reduction of O2 to two molecules of water
                1.14.19.21 cholesterol 7-desaturase