Aromatase reaction

Last modified: Fri May 21 16:12:50 BST 2004

Androstenedione
enolisation
NADPH
19-hydroxy
NADPH
19-oxo
NADPH
+
Estrone
HCOOH


Steroid carbon nomenclature

Pathway: Androstenedione -> Estrone + HCOOH
Reaction: aromatase (aromatisation of the A ring and C19 demethylation)
Enzyme: P450arom (aromatase), CYP19
EC 1.14.14.1


References


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