amine oxidase

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amine oxidase

[ə′mēn ′äk·sə‚dās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of tyramine and tryptamine to aldehyde.
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This paragraph describes the synthesis of L-DOPA by tyrosine phenol-lyase from Erwinia herbicola, aromatic amino acid decarboxylase from Pseudomonas putida, and monoamine oxidase (tyramine oxidase) from Micrococcus luteus.
(1967) Crystalline tyramine oxidase from Sarcina lutea.
Purification and crystallization of tyramine oxidase of Sarcina lutea.