delta-22 sterol desaturasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Catalyses the formation of the sterol side delta-22-double bond from 23-hydroxysterols

Registry number: EC 1.3.3.-

Synonyms: c-22 sterol desaturase, cyp61, cytochrome p-45061, sterol delta22-desaturase

(26 Jun 1999)