LTA4 is hydolysed to LTB4 by LTA4H

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-266072
Type
Reaction
Species
Homo sapiens
Compartment
Synonyms
LTA4 is hydrolyzed to LTB4
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Summation

Leukotriene A4 hydrolase (LTA4H) is a monomeric, soluble enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of the allylic epoxide leukotriene A4 (LTA4) to the dihydroxy acid leukotriene B4 (LTB4) (Radmark et al. 1984, McGee & Fitzpatrick 1985).

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Catalyst Activity
Title
leukotriene-A4 hydrolase activity of LTA4H:Zn2+ [cytosol]
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Rhea