Sarcosine dehydrogenase | definition of sarcosine dehydrogenase by Medical dictionary
sar·co·sine de·hy·dro·gen·ase [MIM*604455]
an enzyme that cleaves sarcosine using some acceptor to produce glycine, formaldehyde, and a reduced acceptor molecule; a deficiency of this enzyme will result in sarcosinemia.
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Sarcosine in the presence of an enzyme, Sarcosine dehydrogenase
is converted into glycine, while another enzyme, Glycine - N- methyl transferase generates Sarcosine by degradation of glycine.