EC 1.3.1.71 - Δ24(241)-sterol reductase

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EC 1.3.1.71

Names

Accepted name:
Δ24(241)-sterol reductase
Other names:
sterol Δ24(28)-methylene reductase
sterol Δ24(28)-reductase
C-24(28) sterol reductase
Systematic name:
ergosterol:NADP+ Δ24(241)-oxidoreductase

Reaction

Comments:

Acts on a range of steroids with a 24(241)-double bond.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0000246
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Neal, W.D. and Parks, L.W.
    Sterol 24(28) methylene reductase in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
    J. Bacteriol. 129: 1375-1378 (1977). [PMID: 14922]
  2. Zweytick, D., Hrastnik, C., Kohlwein. S.D. and Daum, G.
    Biochemical characterization and subcellular localization of the sterol C-24(28) reductase, erg4p, from the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
    FEBS Lett. 470: 83-87 (2000). [PMID: 10722850]

[EC 1.3.1.71 created 2001, modified 2002]