Tryptophan Oxygenase


2,3-Dioxygenase, Tryptophan

Dioxygenase, TDO

L-Tryptophan:oxygen 2,3-oxidoreductase (decyclizing)

Oxygenase, Tryptophan

Pyrrolase, Tryptophan

TDO Dioxygenase

Tryptophan 2,3 Dioxygenase

Tryptophan 2,3-Dioxygenase

Tryptophan Pyrrolase

A dioxygenase with specificity for the oxidation of the indoleamine ring of TRYPTOPHAN. It is a LIVER-specific enzyme that is the first and rate limiting enzyme in the kynurenine pathway of TRYPTOPHAN catabolism.