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Symbol for tyrosine and tyrosyl.
TYRA gene on chromosome 11q14-q21 that encodes tyrosinase, a copper-containing oxidase involved in pigment (e.g., melanin) formation and metabolism of other polyphenolic compounds. Tyrosinase catalyses the rate-limiting conversions of tyrosine to DOPA, DOPA to DOPA-quinone.
TYR mutations cause oculocutaneous albinism types 1A and 1B.
Abbreviation for tyrosine and its radicals.
Abbreviation for tyramine.
Abbreviation for tyrosine.