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A product from the iodination of tyrosine. In the biosynthesis of thyroid hormones (THYROXINE and TRIIODOTHYRONINE), tyrosine is first iodized to monoiodotyrosine.

Year introduced: 1972(1968)

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Tree Number(s): D06.472.931.388, D12.

MeSH Unique ID: D007470

Registry Number: FRQ98U4U27

Entry Terms:

  • Iodotyrosine

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