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Riboflavin synthase is an enzyme that catalyzes the final reaction of riboflavin biosynthesis: 6,7-dimethyl-8-ribityllumazine → riboflavin + 5-amino-6-ribitylamino-2,4-pyrimidinedione
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An enzyme that catalyzes the formation of riboflavin from two molecules of 6,7-dimethyl-8-ribityllumazine, utilizing a four-carbon fragment from one molecule which is transferred to the second molecule. EC 126.96.36.199.
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