OBO ID: CHEBI:149584
Term Name: hawkinsin Search Ontology:
  • S-[2-(carboxymethyl)-2,5-dihydroxycyclohex-3-en-1-yl]cysteine
Definition: A cysteine derivative that is cysteine in which the thiol group is substituted by a [2-(carboxymethyl)-2,5-dihydroxycyclohex-3-en-1-yl]sulfanediyl group. Hawkinsinuria is an inherited disorder which is characterized by the inability to break down the amino acid tyrosine. This results in the finding of certain metabolites in the urine, such as hawkinsin.
Ontology: Chebi
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