Urate synthesis

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R-GGA-421178
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Gallus gallus
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The conversion of inosine monophosphate (IMP) to urate is the major route by which excess nitrogen is excreted from the body in chickens and other birds (Krebs 1977).

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PubMed ID Title Journal Year
358796 Regulatory mechanisms in purine biosynthesis

Krebs, HA

Adv Enzyme Regul 1977
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