prostaglandin-E2 9-reductasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Catalyses reversibly an nad+ dependent oxidation of the 9alpha-hydroxyl group of 15-keto-13,14-dihydro-pgf2alpha to 15-keto-13,14-dihydro-pge2; also acts on pga1; sequence data indicates that it is identical with carbonyl reductase (NADPH) (EC 1.1.1.184)

Registry number: EC 1.1.1.189

Synonyms: 9-ketoprostaglandin reductase, prostaglandin-9-hydroxydehydrogenase, pge2 9-ketoreductase, pge 9-ketoreductase, prostaglandin e2-9-oxoreductase, prostaglandin 9-ketoreductase, prostaglandin e2-9-ketoreductase, 9-hydroxy-pg dehydrogenase, 9-hydroxyprostaglandin dehydrogenase, pge2 9-reductase

(26 Jun 1999)