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Tyrosine 3-Monooxygenase MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Tyrosine 3-Monooxygenase
Tree Number(s)
D08.811.682.690.708.923
D12.776.556.579.374.925
Unique ID
D014446
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014446
Scope Note
An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of L-tyrosine, tetrahydrobiopterin, and oxygen to 3,4-dihydroxy-L-phenylalanine, dihydrobiopterin, and water. EC 1.14.16.2.
Entry Term(s)
Tyrosine Hydroxylase
Registry Number
EC 1.14.16.2
CAS Type 1 Name
L-Tyrosine,tetrahydrobiopterin:oxygen oxidoreductase (3-hydroxylating)
Previous Indexing
Hydroxylases (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note
95; was TYROSINE HYDROXYLASE 1971-94
Online Note
use TYROSINE 3-MONOOXYGENASE to search TYROSINE HYDROXYLASE 1971-94 (as Prov 1971-73)
History Note
95; was TYROSINE HYDROXYLASE 1971-94 (Prov 1971-73)
Date Established
1973/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2004/07/07
Tyrosine 3-Monooxygenase Preferred
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