EC 1.8.99.3 - Hydrogensulfite reductase

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EC 1.8.99.3

Names

Accepted name:
hydrogensulfite reductase
Other names:
bisulfite reductase
desulfofuscidin
desulforubidin
desulfoviridin
dissimilatory sulfite reductase
dissimilatory-type sulfite reductase
trithionate:(acceptor) oxidoreductase
Systematic name:
trithionate:acceptor oxidoreductase

Reaction

Cofactors

Comments:

Methyl viologen can act as acceptor. A group of sirohemoproteins containing iron-sulfur centres (P-582).

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UM-BBD , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0018551
CAS Registry Number: 9059-42-1

References

  1. Hatchikian, E.C. and Zeikus, J.G.
    Characterization of a new type of dissimilatory sulfite reductase present in Thermodesulfobacterium commune.
    J. Bacteriol. 153: 1211-1220 (1983). [PMID: 6826522]
  2. Lee, J.P., Yi, C.-S., LeGall, J. and Peck, H.D.,Jr.
    Isolation of a new pigment, desulforubidin, from Desulfovibrio desulfuricans (Norway strain) and its role in sulfite reduction.
    J. Bacteriol. 115: 453-455 (1973). [PMID: 4717523]
  3. Trudinger, P.A.
    Carbon monoxide-reacting pigment from Desulfotomaculum nigrificans and its possible relevance to sulfite reduction.
    J. Bacteriol. 104: 158-170 (1970). [PMID: 5473884]

[EC 1.8.99.3 created 1986]