Dibromotyrosine

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Dibromotyrosine
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FormulaC9H9Br2NO3
Molar mass338.981 g/mol g·mol−1
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Dibromotyrosine is an antithyroid preparation and a derivative of the natural amino acid tyrosine.

It is formed by eosinophil peroxidase.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kambayashi Y, Ogino K, Takemoto K, et al. (January 2009). "Preparation and Characterization of a Polyclonal Antibody against Brominated Protein". J Clin Biochem Nutr. 44 (1): 95–103. doi:10.3164/jcbn.08-196. PMC 2613505. PMID 19177194.