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  • formamidase — An enzyme catalyzing the hydrolysis of n formyl l kynurenine to l kynurenine and formate, a reaction of significance in l tryptophan catabolism. SYN: formylase, kynurenine f.. * * * for·mam·i·dase (for mamґĭ dās) [EC] 1. an… …   Medical dictionary

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