Peroxisomal Multifunctional Protein-2
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A dimeric protein found in liver peroxisomes that plays an important role in FATTY ACID metabolism and steroid metabolism. The dimer is formed by cleavage of a single protein precursor and contains an enoyl-CoA hydratase-2 domain and a second domain that displays (S)-3-hydroxyacyl-CoA dehydrogenase and 17-beta-estradiol dehydrogenase activities. The enzyme is stereospecific with regards to arrangement of the substrate double bonds and position of the 3-hydroxy group of the reaction intermediate. It is complemented by PEROXISOMAL BIFUNCTIONAL ENZYME, which has the opposite reaction stereospecificity.
|Peroxisomal Multifunctional Protein-2
- Peroxisomal Multifunctional Protein-2
- Multifunctional Protein-2, Peroxisomal
- Peroxisomal Multifunctional Protein 2
- 3-alpha,7-alpha,12-alpha-Trihydroxy-5-beta-Cholest-24-enoyl-CoA Hydratase
- Peroxisomal Multifunctional Enzyme Type 2
- 17-beta-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase 4
- 17 beta Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase 4
- 4, 17-beta-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase
- Dehydrogenase 4, 17-beta-Hydroxysteroid
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