An enzyme that catalyzes the cleavage of tyrosine to phenol, pyruvate, and ammonia. It is a pyridoxal phosphate protein. The enzyme also forms pyruvate from D-tyrosine, L-cysteine, S-methyl-L-cysteine, L-serine, and D-serine, although at a slower rate. EC 188.8.131.52.
Also Known As:
Phenol-Lyase, Tyrosine; Tyrosine Phenol Lyase; beta Tyrosinase; beta-Tyrosinase; L-Tyrosine phenol-lyase (deaminating)
relevant articles (0 outcomes,
Bio-Agent Context: Research Results