Camphoroquinone reduction: another reaction catalyzed by rat liver cytosol 3 alpha-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase.

  • Jean Boutin
  • Published 1986 in Biochimica et biophysica acta


A new purification scheme is described for the female rat liver cytosolic enzyme dually catalyzing the oxidation of androsterone (3 alpha-hydroxysteroid:NAD(P)+ oxidoreductase, EC and acenaphthenol (trans-1,2-dihydrobenzene-1,2-diol:NADP+ oxidoreductase, EC This purification procedure yielded the most highly purified preparation of this… (More)