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CYP11, CYP17, CYP19, CYP20 and CYP21 families C

Unless otherwise stated all data on this page refer to the human proteins. Gene information is provided for human (Hs), mouse (Mm) and rat (Rn).

Overview

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The reactions catalysed by this family of cytochrome P450 monooxygenases are required for steroid biosynthesis.

Enzymes

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Targets of relevance to immunopharmacology are highlighted in blue

Cholesterol side-chain cleavage enzyme (CYP11A1) C Show summary » More detailed page go icon to follow link

Steroid 11β-hydroxylase (CYP11B1) C Show summary » More detailed page go icon to follow link

Aldosterone synthase (CYP11B2) C Show summary » More detailed page go icon to follow link

CYP17A1 C Show summary » More detailed page go icon to follow link

Aromatase (CYP19A1) C Show summary » More detailed page go icon to follow link

CYP20A1 C Show summary »

Steroid 21-hydroxylase (CYP21A2) C Show summary »

References

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How to cite this family page

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Concise Guide to PHARMACOLOGY citation:

Alexander SPH, Fabbro D, Kelly E, Mathie A, Peters JA, Veale EL, Armstrong JF, Faccenda E, Harding SD, Pawson AJ, Sharman JL, Southan C, Davies JA; CGTP Collaborators. (2019) The Concise Guide to PHARMACOLOGY 2019/20: Enzymes. Br J Pharmacol. 176 Issue S1: S297-S396.