kynurenine 3-monooxygenase

kyn·u·ren·ine 3-mon·o·ox·y·gen·ase

an enzyme catalyzing addition of a hydroxyl group to l-kynurenine, with the aid of NADPH and O2, producing 3-hydroxy-l-kynurenine, NADP+, and water; a step in the catabolism of l-tryptophan.
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Rescue of white egg 1 mutant by introduction of the wild-type Bombyx kynurenine 3-monooxygenase gene.
605 Kynurenine 3-monooxygenase L-Kynurenine (L-Kyn) (kynurenine hydroxylation 3-hydroxylase) -0.