Oxidation of 3-Methoxytyramine to homovanillic acid

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R-HSA-379395
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Reaction [transition]
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Homo sapiens
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3-methoxytyramine generated by COMT after methylation of dopamine is oxidized into homovanillic acid by monoamine oxidase A (Guldberg et al. 1997).

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PubMed ID Title Journal Year
4398930 Some observations on the estimation of 3-methoxytyramine in brain tissue

Guldberg, HC, Sharman, DF, Tegerdine, PR

Br. J. Pharmacol. 1971
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primary amine oxidase activity of MAOA:FAD [mitochondrial outer membrane]
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