tryptophan 5-monooxygenase
Enzyme information
Common names
tryptophan 5-monooxygenase
L-tryptophan hydroxylase
indoleacetic acid-5-hydroxylase
tryptophan 5-hydroxylase
tryptophan hydroxylase
1.14.16.4
EC Number
1.14.16.4
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Oxygen + L-Tryptophan + Tetrahydrobiopterin = H2O + Dihydrobiopterin + 5-Hydroxy-L-tryptophan
Oxygen + L-Tryptophan + Tetrahydrobiopterin = 5-Hydroxy-L-tryptophan + 4a-Hydroxytetrahydrobiopterin