Reaction: 2 glutathione + homocystine = glutathione disulfide + 2 homocysteine
Systematic name: glutathione:homocystine oxidoreductase
Comments: The reactions catalysed by this enzyme and by others in this subclass may be similar to those catalysed by EC 220.127.116.11 glutathione transferase.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9029-40-7
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