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Medical Term:

maleylacetoacetate cis-trans-isomerase

 

Definition: an enzyme that catalyzes the reversible conversion of maleylacetoacetate to 4-fumarylacetoacetate; an enzyme that participates in l-tyrosine catabolism; a deficiency of this enzyme is associated with tyrosinemia type IB.

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