lathosterol oxidase
Enzyme information
Common names
lathosterol oxidase
Delta7-sterol Delta5-dehydrogenase
Delta7-sterol 5-desaturase
Delta7-sterol-C5(6)-desaturase
5-DES
1.14.21.6
EC Number
1.14.21.6
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Reactions
NADH + Oxygen + H+ + Lathosterol = 2 H2O + NAD+ + 7-Dehydrocholesterol
NADPH + Oxygen + H+ + Lathosterol = 2 H2O + NADP+ + 7-Dehydrocholesterol
delta7-Avenasterol = 5-Dehydroavenasterol
Episterol = 5-Dehydroepisterol