cholesterol 7alpha-monooxygenase
Enzyme information
Common names
cholesterol 7alpha-monooxygenase
cholesterol 7alpha-hydroxylase
CYP7A1
1.14.13.17
EC Number
1.14.13.17
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NADPH + Oxygen + H+ + Cholesterol = H2O + NADP+ + 7alpha-Hydroxycholesterol
NADPH + Oxygen + H+ + Cholest-5-ene-3beta,26-diol = H2O + NADP+ + 7alpha,27-Dihydroxycholesterol
NADPH + Oxygen + H+ + Dehydroepiandrosterone = H2O + NADP+ + 7alpha-Hydroxydehydroepiandrosterone