IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: tyrosine 2,3-aminomutase

Reaction: L-tyrosine = 3-amino-3-(4-hydroxyphenyl)propanoate

Other name(s): tyrosine α,β-mutase

Systematic name: L-tyrosine 2,3-aminomutase

Comments: Requires ATP.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9073-38-5


1. Kurylo-Borowska, Z. and Abramsky, T. Biosynthesis of β-tyrosine. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 264 (1972) 1-10. [PMID: 5021987]

[EC created 1976]

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