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tyrosine catabolic process

Known as: tyrosine breakdown, tyrosine catabolism, tyrosine degradation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of tyrosine, an aromatic amino acid, 2-amino-3-(4-hydroxyphenyl)propanoic acid. [GOC… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Alkaptonuria is a rare, autosomal recessive disorder of tyrosine degradation due to deficiency of the third enzyme in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
ABSTRACT Aspergillus fumigatus is the most important airborne fungal pathogen of immunosuppressed humans. A. fumigatus is able to… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
  • G. Moran
  • Archives of biochemistry and biophysics
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 24867023
4-Hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase (HPPD) is an Fe(II)-dependent, non-heme oxygenase that catalyzes the conversion of 4… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Soluble plant glutathione transferases (GSTs) consist of seven distinct classes, six of which have been functionally… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
ABSTRACT In mammals, the catabolic pathway of phenylalanine and tyrosine is found in liver (hepatocytes) and kidney (proximal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The cis-trans isomerisation of maleylacetoacetate to fumarylacetoacetate is the penultimate step in the tyrosine/phenylalanine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A glutathione transferase (GST) similar to zeta GSTs in animals and fungi has been cloned from Arabidopsis thaliana using RT-PCR… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND In plants and photosynthetic bacteria, the tyrosine degradation pathway is crucial because homogentisate, a tyrosine… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Dichloroacetate (DCA) inhibits its own metabolism and is converted to glyoxylate by glutathione S-transferase zeta (GSTz). GSTz… Expand
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Highly Cited
1958
Highly Cited
1958
Alcaptonuria is a rare, hereditary, metabolic disorder characterized by a defect in the oxidation of tyrosine (l-3). In this… Expand
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