kynurenine + O2 + NADPH + H+ => 3-hydroxykynurenine + NADP+ + H2O

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-71200
Type
Reaction
Species
Homo sapiens
Compartment
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Cytosolic kynurenine 3-monooxygenase catalyzes the reaction of L-kynurenine, NADPH + H+, and O2 to form 3-hydroxy-L-kynurenine, NADP+, and H2O.

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
10672018 Functional characterization and mechanism of action of recombinant human kynurenine 3-hydroxylase

Covini, N, Avanzi, N, Cozzi, L, Magagnin, S, Breton, J, Isacchi, A, Magistrelli, G

Eur J Biochem 2000
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Catalyst Activity

kynurenine 3-monooxygenase activity of KMO [cytosol]

Orthologous Events
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Rhea
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