sterol 14-demethylase activity

id: GO:0008398
name: sterol 14-demethylase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the reaction: obtusifoliol + 3 O2 + 3 NADPH + 3 H+ = 4-alpha-methyl-5-alpha-ergosta-8,14,24(28)-trien-3-beta-ol + formate + 3 NADP+ + 3 H2O.

Parent Functions

GO:0016709oxidoreductase activity, acting on paired donors, with incorporation or reduction of molecular oxygen, NADH or NADPH as one donor, and incorporation of one atom of oxygen
GO:0032451demethylase activity