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urate catabolic process

Known as: uric acid catabolic process, urate breakdown, urate degradation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of urate, the anion of uric acid, 2,6,8-trioxypurine. [ISBN:0198506732]
National Institutes of Health

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2015
2015
In living organisms, the conversion of urate into allantoin requires three consecutive enzymes. The pathway was lost in hominid… Expand
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2012
2012
In aerobic cells, urate is oxidized to 5-hydroxyisourate by two distinct enzymes: a coenzyme-independent urate oxidase (EC 1.7.3… Expand
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2011
2011
The enzymatic oxidation of urate leads to the sequential formation of optically active intermediates with unknown stereochemistry… Expand
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2010
2010
  • Anne Grove
  • Molecular bioSystems
  • 2010
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The genus Burkholderia includes a large number of species, some of which are serious human pathogens. A genomic locus is… Expand
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2007
2007
The complete degradation of uric acid to (S)-allantoin, as recently elucidated, involves three enzymatic reactions. Inactivation… Expand
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2001
2001
Flavonoids are naturally occurring plant compounds with antioxidant properties. Their consumption has been associated with the… Expand
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1987
1987
Ureiodoglycolate lyase (EC 4.3.2.3) was found only in the peroxisomes in urate-induced Candida tropicalis. The enzyme was… Expand
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1986
1986
Ureidoglycollate lyase (UGL, EC 4.3.2.3), which catalyses the degradation of S(-)-ureidoglycollate to urea and glyoxylate, was… Expand
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1986
1986
Allantoinase and allantoicase are located in the same protein molecule in amphibian liver, whereas the two enzymes are different… Expand
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1981
1981
The peroxisomal enzyme, urate oxidase (EC 1.7.3.3), and the next enzyme of the urate pathway, allantoinase (EC 3.5.2.5… Expand
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