EC 220.127.116.11 - Lutein isomerase
IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
The enzyme is found in the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) of vertebrates. It also has the activity of EC 18.104.22.168, retinoid isomerohydrolase.
Links to other databases
RPE65 has an additional function as the lutein to meso-zeaxanthin isomerase in the vertebrate eye.Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 114: 10882-10887 (2017). [PMID: 28874556]
[EC 22.214.171.124 created 2018]