1.13.12.15: 3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine oxidative deaminase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about 3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine oxidative deaminase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

2 L-dopa +

O2
= 2 3,4-dihydroxyphenylpyruvate + 2 NH3

Synonyms

3,4-dihydroxy-L-phenylalanine: oxidative deaminase, 3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine oxidative deaminase, DDC, DOPA decarboxylase, DOPA oxidative deaminase, DOPAODA, oxidative deaminase

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.13 Acting on single donors with incorporation of molecular oxygen (oxygenases)
             1.13.12 With incorporation of one atom of oxygen (internal monooxygenases or internal mixed-function oxidases)
                1.13.12.15 3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine oxidative deaminase