DIT and MIT combine to form triiodothyronine

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R-HSA-209925
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Homo sapiens
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Mono- and di-iodinated tyrosine can combine to form tri-iodothyronine (T3). The hormone thyrotropin can stimulate the production of T3 and T4.

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PubMed ID Title Journal Year
67547 Biosynthesis of thyroid hormone: basic and clinical aspects

Niepomniszcze, H, Degroot, LJ

Metabolism 1977
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peroxidase activity of TPO [plasma membrane]

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