Term Information [More information on aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity]

Accession
GO:0004058
Name
aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
alt. id: GO:0016400
aromatic amino acid decarboxylase activity, aromatic-L-amino-acid carboxy-lyase activity, 5-hydroxytryptophan decarboxylase activity, DOPA decarboxylase activity, L-DOPA decarboxylase activity, aromatic-L-amino-acid carboxy-lyase (tryptamine-forming), hydroxytryptophan decarboxylase activity, tryptophan decarboxylase activity
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: L-amino acid + H+ = R-H + CO2. Source: EC:4.1.1.28
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0004058 at QuickGO
Subset
None
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Ancestors of aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity (GO:0004058)
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aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) lyase activity (GO:0016829)
aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) carbon-carbon lyase activity (GO:0016830)
aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity [is_a relation] is_a  carboxy-lyase activity (GO:0016831)
Children of aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity (GO:0004058)
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5-hydroxy-L-tryptophan decarboxylase activity (GO:0036467) [is_a relation] is_a  aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity
L-dopa decarboxylase activity (GO:0036468) [is_a relation] is_a  aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity
L-tryptophan decarboxylase activity (GO:0036469) [is_a relation] is_a  aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase activity