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amine oxidase
medical dictionary

<enzyme>

<cell biology> A group of enzymes including those oxidizing primary monoamines, diamines, and histamine.

They are copper proteins, and, as their action depends on a carbonyl group, they are sensitive to inhibition by semicarbazide.

Chemical name: Amine:oxygen oxidoreductase (deaminating)(copper-containing)

Registry number: EC 1.4.3.6

(12 Dec 1998)

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