Protein Name cytochrome P450, family 7, subfamily a, polypeptide 1
Organism Mus musculus
Gene ID 13122
Gene Symbol

Cyp7a1

UniProt Q64505 (CP7A1_MOUSE)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 160
Total Number of Articles : 324
Description

cytochrome P450, family 7, subfamily a, polypeptide 1

Gene Summary

Enables cholesterol 7-alpha-monooxygenase activity. Acts upstream of or within cholesterol catabolic process. Predicted to be located in endoplasmic reticulum and membrane. Predicted to be integral component of membrane. Predicted to be active in intracellular membrane-bounded organelle. Is expressed in liver. Orthologous to human CYP7A1 (cytochrome P450 family 7 subfamily A member 1). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • cytochrome P450 7A1
  • 24-hydroxycholesterol 7-alpha-hydroxylase
  • cholesterol 7-alpha-hydroxylase
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Properties