1.13.99.3: tryptophan 2'-dioxygenase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about tryptophan 2'-dioxygenase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

L-tryptophan
+
O2
=
(indol-3-yl)glycolaldehyde
+
CO2
+
NH3

Synonyms

indole-3-alkane alpha-hydroxylase, indolyl-3-alkane alpha-hydroxylase, oxidase, tryptophan side-chain alpha,beta-, oxidase, tryptophan side-chain alpha,beta-, II, tryptophan side chain oxidase, tryptophan side chain oxidase II, tryptophan side chain oxidase type I, tryptophan side-chain alpha,beta-oxidase, tryptophan side-chain oxidase, TSO, TSO I, TSO II

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.13 Acting on single donors with incorporation of molecular oxygen (oxygenases)
             1.13.99 Miscellaneous
                1.13.99.3 tryptophan 2'-dioxygenase