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kynureninase in Medicine

kynureninase

(kī′nyu-rēnə-nās′, -nāz′, -rĕnə-, kĭn′yu-)
n.
  1. A liver enzyme that catalyzes the formation of alanine and anthranilic acid during tryptophan metabolism.
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