PORPHOBILINOGEN SYNTHASE

Known as: Aminolevulinate Hydro-Lyase, delta Aminolevulinic Acid Dehydratase, delta-Aminolevulinate Dehydratase 
An enzyme that catalyzes the formation of porphobilinogen from two molecules of 5-aminolevulinic acid. EC 4.2.1.24.
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2006
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2006
Growth of bacteria and fungi on fatty acid substrates requires the catabolic beta-oxidation cycle and the anaplerotic glyoxylate… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Porphobilinogen synthase (PBGS) catalyzes the first common reaction in the biosynthesis of the tetrapyrroles, the asymmetric… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The present study was undertaken to investigate the involvement of oxidative damage in lead-induced toxicity in humans and to… (More)
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2003
2003
Porphobilinogen synthase (PBGS) catalyzes the first common step in the biosynthesis of tetrapyrroles (such as heme and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Alpha-lipoic acid (LA) has been reported to be highly effective in improving the thiol capacity of the cells and in reducing lead… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Sodium selenite (Na2SeO3) is the selenium form used in the composition of dietary supplements, and diphenyl diselenide (PhSe)2 is… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Tetrahydrobiopterin (BH(4)) cofactor is essential for various processes, and is present in probably every cell or tissue of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Blood lead (BPb), activity of delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD), erythrocyte protoporphyrin (EP), blood cadmium (BCd… (More)
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1999
1999
Common to the biosynthesis of all known tetrapyrroles is the condensation of two molecules of 5-aminolevulinic acid to the… (More)
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1979
1979
Bei zwei jungen Patienten mit einem akuten hepatischen Porphyriesyndrom und persistierenden Lähmungen, die sich bei… (More)
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