dihydroflavanol 4-reductasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Isolated from flowers of dahlia varibilis; requires NADPH as a cofactor; catalyses the transfer of pro-s hydrogen of NADPH to the substrate; pH optima 6.0 for flavanones and 6.8 for dihydroflavonols

Registry number: EC 1.1.1.-

Synonyms: 3-hydroxyflavanone 4-reductase, dhf reductase, dihydroflavonol-4-reductase, dihydroflavanol reductase

(26 Jun 1999)