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Literature on TDO2

TDO2 [ENSP00000444788]

Tryptophan 2,3-dioxygenase; Heme-dependent dioxygenase that catalyzes the oxidative cleavage of the L-tryptophan (L-Trp) pyrrole ring and converts L- tryptophan to N-formyl-L-kynurenine. Catalyzes the oxidative cleavage of the indole moiety.

Synonyms:  TDO2,  TDO2p,  hTDO2,  TDO,  1.13.11.11 ...

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