An enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of cholesterol in the presence of molecular oxygen to 4-cholesten-3-one and hydrogen peroxide. The enzyme is not specific for cholesterol, but will also oxidize other 3-hydroxysteroids.
- cholesterol:oxygen oxidoreductase
- 3beta-hydroxy steroid oxidoreductase
- EC 188.8.131.52
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