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Found in the liver, this is an enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of ingested phenylalanine into tyrosine.
A mutation in the human phenylalanine gene can result in the enzyme not being produced. This results in the condition phenylketonuria.
- ↑ Dutta,S.Goodsell, D. (2005) RCSB Protein Data Bank  Accessed 04/12/16
- ↑ National Health Service (2014)  Accessed 04/12/16