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aromatic-l-amino acid decarboxylase


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abbr.: AADC; EC 4.1.1.28; systematic name: aromatic‐l‐amino‐acid carboxy‐lyase; other names: dopa decarboxylase; tryptophan decarboxylase; hydroxytryptophan decarboxylase. An enzyme that catalyses the decarboxylation of l‐tryptophan to tryptamine, and acts on 5‐hydroxy‐l‐tryptophan ...

Subjects: Chemistry.


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