EC 2.8.2.n2 - Thyroxine sulfotransferase

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EC 2.8.2.n2

This is a preliminary EC number. The content has not yet been validated and included in the official IUBMB Enzyme list.


Accepted name:
thyroxine sulfotransferase
Other name:
sulfotransferase 6B1
Systematic name:
3'-phosphoadenylyl sulfate:thyroxine sulfotransferase



Found in mammals. The enzyme is involved in the metabolism of the hormone thyroxine.

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  1. Takahashi, S., Sakakibara, Y., Mishiro, E., Kouriki, H., Nobe, R., Kurogi, K., Yasuda, S., Liu, M. C., Suiko, M.
    Molecular cloning, expression and characterization of a novel mouse SULT6 cytosolic sulfotransferase.
    J. Biochem. 146 : 399-405 (2009). [PMID: 19505954]

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