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Medical Term:

calcidiol 1α-hydroxylase, 25-hydroxycholecalciferol 1α-hydroxylase

 

Definition: the monooxygenase that forms calcitriol from calcidiol using O2 and NADPH; a deficiency in this enzyme can result in features of a vitamin D deficiency.

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