Overview

nitric-oxide synthase


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

The enzyme (NO synthase, EC 1.14.13.39 ) that produces the vasorelaxant nitric oxide from l-arginine. The constitutive isoform (NOS1, 1434 aa) is calmodulin dependent but the inducible (iNOS, 1153 aa) isoform is not. Other isoforms are found.

Subjects: Chemistry.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.