Definitions for gtp cyclohydrolase
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word gtp cyclohydrolase
U.S. National Library of Medicine
(GTP cyclohydrolase I) or GTP 7,8-8,9-dihydrolase (pyrophosphate-forming) (GTP cyclohydrolase II). An enzyme group that hydrolyzes the imidazole ring of GTP, releasing carbon-8 as formate. Two C-N bonds are hydrolyzed and the pentase unit is isomerized. This is the first step in the synthesis of folic acid from GTP. EC 126.96.36.199 (GTP cyclohydrolase I) and EC 188.8.131.52 (GTP cyclohydrolase II).
Find a translation for the gtp cyclohydrolase definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these gtp cyclohydrolase definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"gtp cyclohydrolase." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 1 Aug. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/gtp cyclohydrolase>.