Ligand tetrahydrobiopterin

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Basic Ligand Information

Molecular Structure
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Molecular Formula
BRENDA Name
InChIKey
C9H15N5O3
tetrahydrobiopterin
FNKQXYHWGSIFBK-RPDRRWSUSA-N
Synonyms:
(6R)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydro-L-biopterin, (6R)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrobiopterin, (6R)-L-erythro-1',2'-dihydroxypropyltetrahydropterin, (6R)-L-erythro-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrobiopterin, (6R)-L-erythro-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrobiopterine, (6R)-L-erythro-tetrahydrobiopterin, (6R)-tetrahydrobiopterin, 5,6,7,8,-tetrahydro-L-biopterin, 5,6,7,8-tetrahydro-L-biopterin, 5,6,7,8-tetrahydrobiopterin, 6R-(1'R,2'R)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrobiopterin, 6R-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrobiopterin, 6R-tetrahydrobiopterin, L-erythro-5,6,7,8-tetrahydrobiopterin, L-erythro-tetrahydrobiopterin, L-erythrotetrahydrobiopterin, Sapropterin, [6R-[6R*(1R*,2S*)]]-2-amino-6-(1,2-dihydroxypropyl)-5,6,7,8-tetrahydro-4(1H)-pteridinone


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Roles as Enzyme Ligand

In Vivo Substrate in Enzyme-catalyzed Reactions (52 results)

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L-phenylalanine + tetrahydrobiopterin + O2 = 3-hydroxy-L-phenylalanine + 4a-hydroxytetrahydrobiopterin
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In Vivo Product in Enzyme-catalyzed Reactions (12 results)

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Substrate in Enzyme-catalyzed Reactions (1804 results)

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