uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase activity

Known as: uroporphyrinogen-III carboxy-lyase (coproporphyrinogen-III-forming), porphyrinogen decarboxylase activity, uroporphyrinogen-III carboxy-lyase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: uroporphyrinogen-III = coproporphyrinogen + 4 CO2. [EC:4.1.1.37]

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1971-2016
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2001
2001
Uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase (UROD) catalyzes decarboxylation of the four acetate side chains of urophyrinogen to form… (More)
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1998
1998
Porphyria cutanea tarda (PCT) is caused by a decreased activity of the hepatic enzyme uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase (URO-D… (More)
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1990
1990
It was previously shown that uroporphyrinogen oxidation is catalysed by a form of cytochrome P-450 induced by 3… (More)
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1989
1989
We measured uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase (UROD) activity in erythrocyte lysates obtained from 40 consecutive patients with… (More)
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1984
1984
The isolation of a new mutant Sm1 strain of yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, is described: this strain was partially defective in… (More)
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1983
1983
Immunoreactive uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase was measured by rocket immuno-electrophoresis in haemolysates from 7 unrelated… (More)
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1982
1982
To test whether reduced hepatic uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase activity is a specific and intrinsic defect in porphyria cutanea… (More)
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1978
1978
To investigate the role of uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase in the pathogenesis of the sporadic form of porphyria cutanea tarda, we… (More)
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1977
1977
Mice that were genetically responsive (C57BL/6J) or non-responsive (DBA/2J) to induction of aryl hydrocarbon hydroxylase were… (More)
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1976
1976
Uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase activity was measured in liver and erythrocytes of normal subjects and in patients with porphyria… (More)
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