In enzymology, an estradiol 17beta-dehydrogenase (EC ) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction. estradiolbeta + NAD(P)+. In enzymology, an estradiol 17alpha-dehydrogenase (EC ) is an enzyme that Renwick AG, Engel LL (). "The partial purification of 17 alpha - and 17 beta-estradiol dehydrogenase activities from chicken liver". Biochim. Biophys. Favors the reduction of estrogens and androgens. Also has alpha-HSD activity. Uses preferentially NADH.
J Biol Chem. Apr 10;(7) Reaction mechanism of beta- estradiol dehydrogenase determined by equilibrium rate exchange. Betz G. Role of 17 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase in the modulation of nuclear estradiol receptor binding by progesterone in the rat anterior pituitary gland and the. 17beta-estradiol dehydrogenase. This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about 17beta-estradiol dehydrogenase, go to the full.
Information on EC - 17beta-estradiol dehydrogenase. unlike EC , 20alpha-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase, it is Si-specific with respect to . Name: Estradiol beta-dehydrogenase 1; Synonyms. ; beta-HSD 1; beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1; 20 alpha-hydroxysteroid. 17beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 and type 2 play important roles in the activation of estrone and inactivation of estradiol.