beta-carotene hydroxylasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> O2-dependent NADPH-dependent monooxygenase from erwinia herbicola; forms zeaxanthin; amino acid sequence has been determined; genbank m87280

Registry number: EC 1.14.13.-

Synonyms: beta-carotene monooxygenase, crtz gene product

(26 Jun 1999)