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An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of L-TYROSINE and 2-oxoglutarate to 4-hydroxyphenylpyruvate and L-GLUTAMATE. It is a pyridoxal-phosphate protein. L-PHENYLALANINE is hydroxylated to L-tyrosine. The mitochondrial enzyme may be identical with ASPARTATE AMINOTRANSFERASES (EC 18.104.22.168.). Deficiency of this enzyme may cause type II Tyrosinemia (see TYROSINEMIAS). EC 22.214.171.124.
The numerical value of tyrosine transaminase in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of tyrosine transaminase in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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