This plant enzyme is involved in the degradation of ureidoglycolate, an intermediate of purine degradation. Not to be confused with EC 188.8.131.52, ureidoglycolate lyase, which releases urea rather than ammonia.
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[EC 184.108.40.206 created 1992 as EC 220.127.116.11, transferred 2014 to EC 18.104.22.168]