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Term:tryptophan 2'-dioxygenase activity
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Accession:GO:0050360 term browser browse the term
Definition:Catalysis of the reaction: L-tryptophan + O2 = 3-indoleglycolaldehyde + CO2 + NH3.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: L-tryptophan:oxygen 2'-oxidoreductase (side-chain-cleaving);   indole-3-alkane alpha-hydroxylase activity;   indolyl-3-alkan alpha-hydroxylase activity
 related_synonym: TSO I;   TSO II;   TSO activity;   tryptophan side chain oxidase II;   tryptophan side chain oxidase type I;   tryptophan side-chain alpha,beta-oxidase activity;   tryptophan side-chain oxidase activity
 xref: EC:;   MetaCyc:TRYPTOPHAN-2-DIOXYGENASE-RXN;   RHEA:22620

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  molecular_function 19676
    catalytic activity 6023
      oxidoreductase activity 848
        oxidoreductase activity, acting on single donors with incorporation of molecular oxygen 28
          tryptophan 2'-dioxygenase activity 0
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