kynurenine formamidase


kynurenine formamidase
kyn·ure·nine for·mam·i·dase (kīn-uґrə-nēn″ for-mamґĭ-dās) arylformamidase.

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  • formamidase — An enzyme catalyzing the hydrolysis of n formyl l kynurenine to l kynurenine and formate, a reaction of significance in l tryptophan catabolism. SYN: formylase, kynurenine f.. * * * for·mam·i·dase (for mamґĭ dās) [EC 3.5.1.49] 1. an… …   Medical dictionary

  • kynurenine — A product of the metabolism of l tryptophan, excreted in the urine in small amounts; elevated in cases of vitamin B6 deficiency. k. formamidase SYN: formamidase. k. 3 hydroxylase SYN: k. 3 monooxygenase. k. 3 monooxygenase an enzyme catalyzing… …   Medical dictionary

  • formamidase — noun An enzyme that catalyses the hydrolysis of formylkynurenine to kynurenine and formate during the metabolism of tryptophan …   Wiktionary

  • Arylformamidase — Identifiers EC number 3.5.1.9 CAS number 156229 75 3 …   Wikipedia

  • Arylformamidase — Masse/Länge Primärstruktur 308 Aminosäuren …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • N'-formylkynurénine — N’ formylkynurénine Structure de la N’ formylkynurénine Général Nom IUPAC acide (2S) 2 amino 4 (2 formamidop …   Wikipédia en Français


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