prostaglandin-E synthase

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EC; other names: prostaglandin‐H2 E‐isomerase; endoperoxide isomerase; an enzyme that catalyses the conversion of (5Z,13E)‐(15S)‐9α,11α‐epidioxy‐15‐hydroxyprosta‐5,13‐dienoate to (5z,13e)‐(15s)‐11α,15‐dihydroxy‐9‐oxoprosta‐5,13‐dienoate (PGE2). Glutathione is a cofactor.

Subjects: Chemistry.

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