Histidine decarboxylase


Histidine decarboxylase

protein
Name=histidine decarboxylase
caption=


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HGNCid=4855
Symbol=HDC
AltSymbols=
EntrezGene=3067
OMIM=142704
RefSeq=NM_002112
UniProt=P19113
PDB=
ECnumber=4.1.1.22
Chromosome=15
Arm=q
Band=21
LocusSupplementaryData=-q22

Histidine decarboxylase (HDC) is the enzyme that catalyzes the reaction which produces histamine from histidine as follows:

C6H9N3O2 → C5H9N3 + CO2

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