Reactome: A Curated Pathway Database

Tryptophan catabolism

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-71240
Type
Pathway
Species
Homo sapiens
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Summation

Tryptophan is catabolized in seven steps to yield aminomuconate. Intermedistes in this process are used as well for the synthesis of serotonin and kynurenine (Peters 1991).

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