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Steroid 11-beta-Hydroxylase

"Steroid 11-beta-Hydroxylase" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A mitochondrial cytochrome P450 enzyme that catalyzes the 11-beta-hydroxylation of steroids in the presence of molecular oxygen and NADPH-FERRIHEMOPROTEIN REDUCTASE. This enzyme, encoded by CYP11B1 gene, is important in the synthesis of CORTICOSTERONE and HYDROCORTISONE. Defects in CYP11B1 cause congenital adrenal hyperplasia (ADRENAL HYPERPLASIA, CONGENITAL).


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Steroid 11-beta-Hydroxylase" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Steroid 11-beta-Hydroxylase" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 17 publications over 13 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 1992 and 2013
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.