1.14.16.2: tyrosine 3-monooxygenase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about tyrosine 3-monooxygenase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

L-tyrosine
+
tetrahydrobiopterin
+
O2
=
L-Dopa
+
4a-hydroxytetrahydrobiopterin

Synonyms

CAT-2, DTH1, DTH2, hTH2, L-tyrosine hydroxylase, monophenol monooxygenase, oxygenase, tyrosine 3-mono-, TH, TH1, TH2, TyrH, tyrosine 3-hydroxylase, tyrosine 3-monooxygenase, tyrosine hydroxylase, tyrosine hydroxylase type 1, tyrosine-3-mono-oxygenase, tyrosine-3-monooxygenase

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.14 Acting on paired donors, with incorporation or reduction of molecular oxygen
             1.14.16 With reduced pteridine as one donor, and incorporation of one atom of oxygen into the other donor
                1.14.16.2 tyrosine 3-monooxygenase