Accepted name: cortisol sulfotransferase
Reaction: 3′-phosphoadenylyl sulfate + cortisol = adenosine 3′,5′-bisphosphate + cortisol 21-sulfate
Glossary: 3′-phosphoadenylyl sulfate = PAPS
Other name(s): glucocorticosteroid sulfotransferase; glucocorticoid sulfotransferase; 3′-phosphoadenylyl-sulfate:cortisol 21-sulfotransferase
Systematic name: 3′-phosphoadenylyl-sulfate:cortisol 21-sulfonotransferase
1.  Singer, S.S. and Brill, B. Enzymatic sulfation of steroids. XVII. The properties of the glucocorticoid sulfotransferase activity of guinea pig liver cytosol. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 712 (1982) 590–596. [PMID: 6957246]
2.  Singer, S.S., Giera, D., Johnson, J. and Sylvester, S. Enzymatic sulfation of steroids: I. The enzymatic basis for the sex difference in cortisol sulfation by rat liver preparations. Endocrinology 98 (1976) 963–974. [PMID: 1278101]
[EC created 1986]