EC 1.13.11.40 - Arachidonate 8-lipoxygenase

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EC 1.13.11.40

Names

Accepted name:
arachidonate 8-lipoxygenase
Other names:
8(R)-lipoxygenase
8-lipoxygenase
Systematic name:
arachidonate:oxygen 8-oxidoreductase

Reaction

Cofactor

Comments:

From the coral Pseudoplexaura porosa.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00077
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047677
CAS Registry Number: 100900-72-9
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Bundy, G.L., Nidy, E.G., Epps, D.E., Mizsak, S.A. and Wnuk, R.J.
    Discovery of an arachidonic acid C-8 lipoxygenase in the gorgonian coral Pseudoplexaura porosa.
    J. Biol. Chem. 261: 747-751 (1986). [PMID: 2867091]

[EC 1.13.11.40 created 1989]