22490 Cyt_b561_FRRS1_likeThalassiosira pseudonana
GO:0004500 GO:0006584 -
dopamine beta-monooxygenase activity
Catalysis of the reaction: L-ascorbate + dopamine + O(2) = (R)-noradrenaline + dehydroascorbate + H(2)O.
catecholamine metabolic process
The chemical reactions and pathways involving any of a group of physiologically important biogenic amines that possess a catechol (3,4-dihydroxyphenyl) nucleus and are derivatives of 3,4-dihydroxyphenylethylamine.