The Function of CYP51A1

Catalyzes C14-demethylation of lanosterol; it transforms lanosterol into 4,4'-dimethyl cholesta-8,14,24-triene-3-beta-ol.

Protein names

Recommended name:

Lanosterol 14-alpha demethylase

Short name:


Alternative name(s):

Cytochrome P450 51A1
Cytochrome P450-14DM
Cytochrome P45014DM
Cytochrome P450LI
Sterol 14-alpha demethylase

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Top Gene-Substance Interactions

CYP51A1 Interacts with These Diseases

Substances That Increase CYP51A1

Substances That Decrease CYP51A1

Conditions with Increased Gene Activity

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