Process for converting tryptophan into kynurenine

J.P.M. Sanders (Inventor), F. Peter (Inventor), E.L. Scott (Inventor), M.S. Hamdy Mohamed Saad (Inventor), R.H. Carr (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


A process for converting tryptophan into kynurenine. Theconversion of tryptophan into kynurenine is carried out by irradiating a substance comprising tryptophan with electromagnetic radiationcomprising waves withwavelength in the range of 10 nanometer to 750 nanometer.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO2009135843
Priority date7/05/08
Publication statusPublished - 12 Nov 2009


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