urocanate hydratase

n.

An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of urocanic acid in histidine catabolism.

Nearby words

  1. urobilin,
  2. urobilinemia,
  3. urobilinogen,
  4. urobilinuria,
  5. urocanate,
  6. urocanic acid,
  7. urocele,
  8. urochesia,
  9. urochord,
  10. urochordate


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