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histidine decarboxylase


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abbr.: HDC; EC 4.1.1.22; systematic name: l‐histidine carboxy‐lyase. A pyridoxal phosphate homodimeric enzyme that catalyses the decarboxylation of l‐histidine to histamine. It is present in mast cells, enterochromaffin‐like cells, and ...

Subjects: Chemistry.


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