1.14.16.4: tryptophan 5-monooxygenase

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Word Map on EC 1.14.16.4

Reaction

L-tryptophan
+
tetrahydrobiopterin
+
O2
=
5-hydroxy-L-tryptophan
+
4a-hydroxytetrahydrobiopterin

Synonyms

hTPH2, indoleacetic acid-5-hydroxylase, L-tryptophan 5-hydroxylase, L-tryptophan hydroxylase, oxygenase, tryptophan 5-mono-, peripheral tryptophan hydroxylase, PTMO, putative tryptophan monooxygenase, TH2, TPH, TPH-1, TPH-2, TPH1, TPH2, TRpOH, tryptophan 5-hydroxylase, tryptophan 5-monooxygenase, tryptophan hydroxylase, tryptophan hydroxylase 1, tryptophan hydroxylase 2, tryptophan hydroxylase I, tryptophan hydroxylase isoform 1, tryptophan hydroxylase isoform 2, tryptophan hydroxylase isoform2, tryptophan hydroxylase type I, tryptophan hydroxylase-1, tryptophan hydroxylase-2, tryptophan-5-hydroxylase

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.14 Acting on paired donors, with incorporation or reduction of molecular oxygen
             1.14.16 With reduced pteridine as one donor, and incorporation of one atom of oxygen into the other donor
                1.14.16.4 tryptophan 5-monooxygenase

Application

Application on EC 1.14.16.4 - tryptophan 5-monooxygenase

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APPLICATION
ORGANISM
UNIPROT
COMMENTARY hide
LITERATURE
analysis
A7VKD9
a Dugesia japonica TPH antibody is a useful marker for serotonergic neurons in planarians
drug development
medicine
additional information
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enhancement of L-tryptophan hydroxylation activity of L-phenylalanine 4-hydroxylase from Chromobacterium violaceum using information on the crystal structures of aromatic amino acid hydroxylases including TPH