DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating KYNU and pellagra

KYNU [ENSP00000264170]

L-kynurenine hydrolase; Catalyzes the cleavage of L-kynurenine (L-Kyn) and L-3- hydroxykynurenine (L-3OHKyn) into anthranilic acid (AA) and 3- hydroxyanthranilic acid (3-OHAA), respectively. Has a preference for the L-3-hydroxy form. Also has cysteine-conjugate-beta-lyase activity.

Synonyms:  KYNU,  B8ZZA3,  F8WEP1,  Q16719,  Q53SX6 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt  OMIM