Email

Lysyl Hydroxylase

A mixed-function Oxygenase that catalyzes the Hydroxylation of peptidyllysine, usually in Protocollagen, to peptidylhydroxylysine. The enzyme utilizes molecular Oxygen with concomitant oxidative Decarboxylation of the cosubstrate 2-oxoglutarate to succinate. EC 1.14.11.4.