AFMID Information: AFMID Protein, AFMID Antibody and AFMID Gene

AFMID Protein

AFMID protein function

Catalyzes the hydrolysis of N-formyl-L-kynurenine to L-kynurenine, the second step in the kynurenine pathway of tryptophan degradation. Kynurenine may be further oxidized to nicotinic acid, NAD(H) and NADP(H). Required for elimination of toxic metabolites.

AFMID protein sequence

This sequence information is just for reference only.From Uniport

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AFMID cDNA / gene is a gene with protein product which located on 17q25.3. The AFMID gene is conserved in chimpanzee, Rhesus monkey, dog, cow, mouse, rat, chicken, zebrafish, fruit fly, mosquito, C.elegans, and frog. 223 organisms have orthologs with human gene AFMID.