dopa-oxidase

dopa-oxidase

 [do´pah-ok´sĭ-dās]
an enzyme that oxidizes dopa to melanin in the skin, producing pigmentation.
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dopa-oxidase

(dō″pă-ŏk′sĭ-dās)
An enzyme in some epithelial cells that converts dopa to melanin.
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