_EC 1.14.99.45 Carotene epsilon-monooxygenase. 0 PDB entries  
EC 1.-.-.- Oxidoreductases. [8,598 PDB entries]
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EC 1.14.99.45 Carotene epsilon-monooxygenase. [-]    

Reaction: Alpha-carotene + O(2) + AH(2) = alpha-cryptoxanthin + A + H(2)O.
 


Alpha-carotene
+
O(2)
+ AH(2)
=
alpha-cryptoxanthin
+
+ H(2)O
Molecule diagrams generated from .mol files obtained from the KEGG ftp site.

Other name(s): CYP97C1. LUT1.
Cofactor(s): Heme-thiolate.
Comments: Also acts on zeinoxanthin to give lutein.
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There are no PDB entries in enzyme class E.C.1.14.99.45