1.14.99.1: prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

arachidonate
+
AH2
+ 2 O2 =
prostaglandin H2
+
A
+
H2O

Synonyms

(PG)H synthase, COX, COX-1, COX-2, COX1, Cox2, cyclooxygenase, cyclooxygenase 2, cyclooxygenase-1, cyclooxygenase-1b, cyclooxygenase-2, fatty acid cyclooxygenase, hPGHS-1, hPGHS-2, oPGHS-1, PG G/H synthase 2, PG H synthase, PG synthetase, PG-endoperoxide synthase 2, PG-endoperoxide synthetase, PGH-synthase, PGHS, PGHS isoform-1, PGHS-1, PGHS-2, PHS, PHS-1, PHS-2, prostagladin-H synthase, prostaglandin endoperoxide H synthase, prostaglandin endoperoxide H synthase 1, prostaglandin endoperoxide H synthase 2, prostaglandin endoperoxide H synthase-1, prostaglandin endoperoxide H2 synthase-2, prostaglandin endoperoxide synthase, prostaglandin endoperoxide synthase 2, prostaglandin endoperoxide synthase-1, prostaglandin endoperoxide synthase-2, prostaglandin endoperoxide synthetase, prostaglandin G/H synthase, prostaglandin G/H synthase-2, prostaglandin H synthase, prostaglandin H synthase-1, prostaglandin H synthase-2, prostaglandin H2 synthase, prostaglandin H2 synthase-1, prostaglandin synthase, prostaglandin synthase-2, prostaglandin synthetase, prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase, prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase 1, prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase 2, prostaglandin-H-synthase, prostaglandin-H-synthase 1, prostaglandin-H-synthase 2, PTGS 2, PTGS-1, PTGS-2, PTGS1, PTGS2, putative cyclooxygenase-3, synthase, prostaglandin, tPGHS-1, tPGHS-2

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.14 Acting on paired donors, with incorporation or reduction of molecular oxygen
             1.14.99 Miscellaneous
                1.14.99.1 prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase