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Substance Name: Tyrosinase
RN: 9002-10-2
UNII: G2UX40NTG9

Note

  • An enzyme of the oxidoreductase class that catalyzes the reaction between L-tyrosine, L-dopa, and oxygen to yield L-dopa, dopaquinone, and water. It is a copper protein that acts also on catechols, catalyzing some of the same reactions as CATECHOL OXIDASE. EC 1.14.18.1.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Code

  • TSCA Flag XU (Exempt from Reporting under Chemical Data Reporting Rule)
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Tyrosinase

MeSH Heading

  • Monophenol Monooxygenase

Synonyms

  • EINECS 232-653-4
  • Tyrosinase
  • UNII-G2UX40NTG9

Systematic Names

  • Monophenol monooxygenase
  • Oxygenase, monophenol mono-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9002-10-2

FDA UNII

  • G2UX40NTG9

Other Registry Numbers

  • 126806-17-5
  • 37325-67-0
  • 9029-43-0
  • 9035-79-4
  • 9037-10-9
  • 9040-99-7
  • 9041-00-3

System Generated Number

  • 0009002102