Metabolism of Noradrenaline

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R-HSA-374909
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Reaction [transition]
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Homo sapiens
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Noradrenaline is degraded by Monoamine oxidase A, which contains FAD as a cofactor. Monoamine oxidase is located in the outer mitochondrial membrane facing the cytoplasmic site. Monoamine xoidase functions as a monomer and is functional both is astrocyes and neurons.

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
8211186 Abnormal behavior associated with a point mutation in the structural gene for monoamine oxidase A

Brunner, HG, Nelen, M, Breakefield, XO, Ropers, HH, van Oost, BA

Science 1993
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primary amine oxidase activity of MAOA:FAD [mitochondrial outer membrane]
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