DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating CYP17A1 and adrenocortical carcinoma

CYP17A1 [ENSP00000358903]

Cytochrome P450, family 17, subfamily A, polypeptide 1; Conversion of pregnenolone and progesterone to their 17- alpha-hydroxylated products and subsequently to dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and androstenedione. Catalyzes both the 17-alpha-hydroxylation and the 17,20-lyase reaction. Involved in sexual development during fetal life and at puberty; Belongs to the cytochrome P450 family.

Synonyms:  CYP17A1,  CYP17A1p,  hCYP17A1,  C7F7K7,  P05093 ...

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