adenine deaminase activity

Known as: ADase activity, adenine aminohydrolase activity, adenase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: adenine + H2O = hypoxanthine + NH3. [EC:3.5.4.2]

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2014
2014
The aim of this study was to assess the effects of iron supplementation on oxidative stress and on the activity of the adenosine… (More)
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2013
2013
Leishmania are auxotrophic for purines, and consequently purine acquisition from the host is a requisite nutritional function for… (More)
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2011
2011
Adenine deaminase (ADE) from the amidohydrolase superfamily (AHS) of enzymes catalyzes the conversion of adenine to hypoxanthine… (More)
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2010
2010
Leishmania donovani cannot synthesize purines de novo and obligatorily scavenge purines from the host. Previously, we described a… (More)
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2009
2009
Coordinating homeostasis of multiple metabolites is a major task for living organisms, and complex interconversion pathways… (More)
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1991
1991
Profiles of the catabolism of adenine nucleotides in cultured plant cells were investigated. Adenine nucleotides, prelabelled by… (More)
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1983
1983
We have previously shown the presence of various purine salvage enzymes in Trypanosoma cruzi, including phosphoribosyltransferase… (More)
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1976
1976
The adenase activity was determined in erythrocytes, leucocytes and thrombocytes of donors and of patients with chronic… (More)
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1975
1975
Adenase activity was found in various rat organs by means of a sensitive radioactive method. An increase in the specific activity… (More)
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1955
1955
Purine-catabolizing enzymes are widely distributed among various tissues of mammalian organisms (l-5). There are indications that… (More)
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