prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase
Enzyme information
Common names
prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase
prostaglandin synthase
prostaglandin G/H synthase
(PG)H synthase
PG synthetase
prostaglandin synthetase
fatty acid cyclooxygenase
prostaglandin endoperoxide synthetase
1.14.99.1
EC Number
1.14.99.1
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Reactions
H2O + Acceptor + Prostaglandin H2 = Reduced acceptor + Prostaglandin G2
2 Oxygen + (5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z)-Icosatetraenoic acid = Prostaglandin G2
2 Oxygen + Reduced acceptor + (5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z)-Icosatetraenoic acid = H2O + Acceptor + Prostaglandin H2