1.14.19.30: acyl-lipid (8-3)-desaturase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about acyl-lipid (8-3)-desaturase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

an (8Z,11Z,14Z)-icosa-8,11,14-trienoyl-[glycerolipid]
+ 2 ferrocytochrome b5 +
O2
+ 2 H+ =
a (5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z)-icosatetra-5,8,11,14-tetraenoyl-[glycerolipid]
+ 2 ferricytochrome b5 + 2 H2O

Synonyms

acyl-lipid 5-desaturase, AL21, C20 DELTA5cis-desaturase, D5b, D5D, D5des, delta 5 desaturase, DELTA 5 fatty acid desaturase, delta-5 desaturase, DELTA5 desaturase, DELTA5 fatty acid desaturase, DELTA5-Des, DELTA5-desaturase, DELTA5-fatty acid desaturase, DELTA5-fatty-acid desaturase, DES5, FadA, FadB, FADS1, FAT-4, fatty acid desaturase, PPDES5, PsD5Des

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
                1.14.19.30 acyl-lipid (8-3)-desaturase