acyl-lipid omega-3 desaturase (cytochrome b5)

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a linoleoyl-[glycerolipid]
+ 2 ferrocytochrome b5 +
+ 2 H+ =
an alpha-linolenoyl-[glycerolipid]
ferricytochrome b5
+ 2 H2O


DELTA15 desaturase, endoplasmic reticulum-type omega-3 fatty acid desaturase, ER-type desaturase, FAD3, FAD3A, FAD3B, FAD3C, fatty acid desaturase 3, maw3, omefa3-desaturase, omega-3 desaturase, omega-3 FA desaturase, omega-3 fatty acid desaturase


     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.14 Acting on paired donors, with incorporation or reduction of molecular oxygen
             1.14.19 With oxidation of a pair of donors resulting in the reduction of O2 to two molecules of water
       acyl-lipid omega-3 desaturase (cytochrome b5)