Family

Tryptophan 2,3-dioxygenase (IPR004981)

Short name: Trp_2_3_dOase

Family relationships

Description

This is a family of tryptophan 2,3-dioxygenase (EC:1.13.11.11) enzymes involved in tryptophan metabolism, which catalyses the oxidative cleavage of the L-tryptophan (L-Trp) pyrrole ring [PMID: 17212352].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0019441 tryptophan catabolic process to kynurenine

Molecular Function

GO:0020037 heme binding
GO:0004833 tryptophan 2,3-dioxygenase activity

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
Pfam
HAMAP
PANTHER