tyrosine 3-monooxygenase
Enzyme information
Common names
tyrosine 3-monooxygenase
L-tyrosine hydroxylase
tyrosine 3-hydroxylase
tyrosine hydroxylase
1.14.16.2
EC Number
1.14.16.2
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Oxygen + L-Tyrosine + Tetrahydrobiopterin = H2O + Dihydrobiopterin + 3,4-Dihydroxy-L-phenylalanine
Oxygen + L-Tyrosine + Tetrahydrobiopterin = 3,4-Dihydroxy-L-phenylalanine + 4a-Hydroxytetrahydrobiopterin