Medical Definition of Dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase

1. An enzyme in pyrimidine biosynthesis that reacts 5,6-dihydrouracil with NADP+ to form uracil and NADPH; it also acts on dihydrothymine; a deficiency of this enzyme can result in hyperuracil thyminuria. Synonym: dihydrouracil dehydrogenase. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dihydropyrimidine Dehydrogenase

dihydrophenanthrene
dihydrophenanthrenes
dihydrophenylisatin
dihydroprogesterone
dihydropteridine reductase
dihydropterin oxidase
dihydropteroate
dihydropteroate synthase
dihydropteroic acid
dihydropyran
dihydropyrans
dihydropyridine
dihydropyridines
dihydropyrimidinase
dihydropyrimidinases
dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase (current term)
dihydropyrrole
dihydropyrroles
dihydroqinghaosu
dihydrosanguinarine
dihydrosphingosine
dihydrostreptomycin
dihydrostreptomycin-6-phosphate 3' alpha-kinase
dihydrostreptomycin sulfate
dihydrostreptose
dihydrotachysterol
dihydrotestosterone
dihydrothiophene
dihydrothiophenes
dihydrouracil

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