Cholesterol Catabolism (rings A, B and C)

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Part of bile acid biosynthesis

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bile acid biosynthesis
EC 3α-hydroxycholanate dehydrogenase
EC 3β-hydroxy-Δ5-steroid dehydrogenase
EC cholest-5-ene-3β,7α-diol 3β-dehydrogenase
EC cholesterol oxidase
EC Δ4-3-oxosteroid 5β-reductase
EC 5β-cholestane-3α,7α-diol 12α-hydroxylase
EC cholesterol 7α-monooxygenase
EC 24-hydroxycholesterol 7α-monooxygenase
EC 25/26-hydroxycholesterol 7α-hydroxylase
EC 7α-hydroxycholest-4-en-3-one 12α-hydroxylase
EC steroid Δ-isomerase