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A non-essential amino acid. In animals it is synthesized from PHENYLALANINE. It is also the precursor of EPINEPHRINE; THYROID HORMONES; and melanin.

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Tree Number(s): D12.

MeSH Unique ID: D014443

Registry Number: 42HK56048U

Entry Terms:

  • L-Tyrosine
  • L Tyrosine
  • para-Tyrosine
  • para Tyrosine
  • Tyrosine, L-isomer
  • Tyrosine, L isomer

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