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: Hydrolyzes pyroglutamic acid in the presence of ATP to glutamate plus ADP and inorganic phosphate. Deficiency leads to pyroglutamic acidurea.
Hydrolase, Pyroglutamate; 5 Oxoprolinase; 5-
CAS Registry & name
Pyroglutamate Hydrolase/antagonists & inhibitors.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 1973 Mar;70(3):759-61
*Amino Acid Metabolism, Inborn Errors
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