Cytochrome P-450 CYP11B2

MeSH code information
  • Name
  • Concept
    Registry number:EC
    Scope note:A mitochondrial cytochrome P450 enzyme that catalyzes the 18-hydroxylation of steroids in the presence of molecular oxygen and NADPH-specific flavoprotein. This enzyme, encoded by CYP11B2 gene, is important in the conversion of CORTICOSTERONE to 18-hydroxycorticosterone and the subsequent conversion to ALDOSTERONE.
  • Tree numbers
    • D08.244.453.484.500
    • D08.244.453.915.050
    • D08.811.682.690.708.170.425.500
    • D08.811.682.690.708.170.915.050
    • D12.776.422.220.453.484.500
    • D12.776.422.220.453.915.050
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