Medical Definition of Urocanate

1. A salt or ester of urocanic acid. Urocanate hydratase, an enzyme catalyzing the reaction of water with urocanic acid to produce 4-imidazolone-5-propionic acid, a step in l-histidine catabolism; this enzyme is absent in cases of urocanic aciduria. Synonym: urocanase. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Urocanate

urnless
urnlike
urns
urnsful
uro-
uroammoniac
uroanthelone
urobilin
urobilin IX-a
urobilinaemia
urobilinogen IXa
urobilinuria
uroboric
urocanase
urocanate (current term)
urocanate hydratase
urocanic
urocanic acid
urocanic aciduria
urocanicase
uroceles
urocerata
urocheras
urochesia
urochezia
urochord
urochorda
urochordal

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