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Nucleotide catabolism

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    Sections/problems listed with an asterisk (*) do not discuss the exact reaction indicated, but do discuss a closely related reaction.

    Cytidine (to uridine)

    • Cytidine deaminase (EC 3.5.4.5) P11.4

    Uridine

    Thymidine

    Adenosine (to uric acid via xanthine)

    • Adenosine deaminase (EC 3.5.4.4) P11.5
    • Purine nucleoside phosphorylase (EC 2.4.2.1) Section 9.2*
    • Xanthine oxidase (EC 1.17.1.4; EC 1.17.3.2) not discussed

    Guanosine (to uric acid via xanthine)

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