cytochrome P-450SCC

cy·to·chrome P-450SCC

Cholesterol monooxygenase (side chain cleaving).
[450 nm, the absorption maximum that the reduced cytochrome complexed with carbon monoxide exhibits]
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The side chain of cholesterol at C-17/C-20 is cleaved by cholesterol side-chain cleavage enzyme (cytochrome P-450Scc), producing PREG.
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