Definitions for uroporphyrinogen iii synthetase
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word uroporphyrinogen iii synthetase
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Uroporphyrinogen III Synthetase
An enzyme that catalyzes the cyclization of hydroxymethylbilane to yield UROPORPHYRINOGEN III and water. It is the fourth enzyme in the 8-enzyme biosynthetic pathway of HEME, and is encoded by UROS gene. Mutations of UROS gene result in CONGENITAL ERYTHROPOIETIC PORPHYRIA.
Find a translation for the uroporphyrinogen iii synthetase definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these uroporphyrinogen iii synthetase definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"uroporphyrinogen iii synthetase." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 22 Sep. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/uroporphyrinogen iii synthetase>.