kynA (Tryptophan 2,3-dioxygenase)
FEATURES
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ORGANISM
Burkholderia mallei (strain NCTC 10229)
FAMILY
DESCRIPTION
Also known as T23O_BURM9, kynA. Heme-dependent dioxygenase that catalyzes the oxidative cleavage of the L-tryptophan (L-Trp) pyrrole ring and converts L-tryptophan to N-formyl-L-kynurenine. Catalyzes the oxidative cleavage of the indole moiety. Homotetramer.
Also known as T23O_BURM9, kynA. Heme-dependent dioxygenase that catalyzes the oxidative cleavage of the L-tryptophan (L-Trp) pyrrole ring and converts L-tryptophan to N-formyl-L-kynurenine. Catalyzes the oxidative cleavage of the indole moiety. Homotetramer.
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kynA

Tryptophan 2,3-dioxygenase

Molecular Synopsis