What does tetrahydrobiopterin mean?

tetrahydrobiopterin in AZ Dictionary

(n) A naturally-occurring nutrient and essential cofactor of the three fragrant amino acid hydroxylase enzymes, utilized in the biosynthesis of neurotransmitters serotonin, melatonin, dopamine, norepinephrine, epinephrine, and nitric oxide.

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