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Mesh term Mixed Function Oxygenases

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Oxygenases

Description

Widely distributed enzymes that carry out oxidation-reduction reactions in which one atom of the oxygen molecule is incorporated into the organic substrate; the other oxygen atom is reduced and combined with hydrogen ions to form water. They are also known as monooxygenases or hydroxylases. These reactions require two substrates as reductants for each of the two oxygen atoms. There are different classes of monooxygenases depending on the type of hydrogen-providing cosubstrate (COENZYMES) required in the mixed-function oxidation.


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4-Hydroxybenzoate-3-Monooxygenase
Benzoate 4-Monooxygenase
Catechol Oxidase
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme System
Dopamine beta-Hydroxylase
Fatty Acid Desaturases
Heme Oxygenase (Decyclizing)
Kynurenine 3-Monooxygenase
Phenylalanine Hydroxylase
Procollagen-Lysine, 2-Oxoglutarate 5-Dioxygenase
Prolyl Hydroxylases
Prostaglandin-Endoperoxide Synthases
Squalene Monooxygenase
Trans-Cinnamate 4-Monooxygenase
Tryptophan Hydroxylase
Tyrosine 3-Monooxygenase
Vitamin K Epoxide Reductases
gamma-Butyrobetaine Dioxygenase


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