1.14.19.43: palmitoyl-[glycerolipid] 3-(E)-desaturase

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Reaction

a 1-acyl-2-palmitoyl-[glycerolipid]
+ 2 reduced ferredoxin [iron-sulfur] cluster +
O2
+ 2 H+ =
a 1-acyl-2-[(3E)-hexadec-3-enoyl]-[glycerolipid]
+ 2 oxidized ferredoxin [iron-sulfur] cluster + 2 H2O

Synonyms

DELTA4 fatty acid desaturase, FAD4, fatty acid desaturase4

ECTree

     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
                1.14.19.43 palmitoyl-[glycerolipid] 3-(E)-desaturase