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dihydrobiopterin metabolic process

Known as: dihydropterin metabolic process, dihydropterin metabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving a dihydrobiopterin, a reduced pteridine derivative related to folic acid; it acts as an electron… Expand
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2002
2002
7,8-Dihydroneopterin aldolase catalyzes the formation of the tetrahydrofolate precursor, 6-hydroxymethyl-7,8-dihydropterin, and… Expand
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1994
1994
(6R)5,6,7,8 tetrahydrobiopterin (6-BH4) is an important cofactor in the regulation of melanogenesis in melanocytes, where it… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Hyperphenylalaninemias represent a major class of inherited metabolic disorders. They are most often caused by mutations in the… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Toxoplasma gondii is a common protozoan disease that often causes life-threatening disease, particularly among patients with the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The product of the aerobic oxidation of tetrahydrobiopterin, quinonoid dihydrobiopterin, is unstable and rapidly rearranges to… Expand
1984
1984
We have found that rat liver phenylalanine hydroxylase oxidizes a stoichiometric amount of its cofactor, 6-methyl-5,6,7,8… Expand
1983
1983
The tautomeric structure of the cofactor product of aromatic amino acid hydroxylases, quinoid dihydrobiopterin, is still unknown… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
We have studied the regional and subcellular distribution, functional role, and pharmacology of quinoid dihydropterin reductase… Expand
1978
1978
Abstract Conditions for the quantitative oxidation and destruction of tetrahydrobiopterin and quinoid dihydrobiopterin and the… Expand
1973
1973
Quinonoid dihydropterin reductase has been purified to homogeneity from sheep liver, sheep brain, and beef adrenal medulla. Each… Expand