EC - Hydroxypyruvate reductase

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Accepted name:
hydroxypyruvate reductase
Other names:
β-hydroxypyruvate reductase
D-glycerate dehydrogenase
NADH:hydroxypyruvate reductase
Systematic name:
D-glycerate:NADP+ 2-oxidoreductase


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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0016618
CAS Registry Number: 9059-44-3
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (121) [show] [UniProt]


  1. Kleczkowski, L.A. and Edwards, G.E.
    Identification of hydroxypyruvate and glyoxylate reductases in maize leaves.
    Plant Physiol. 91 : 278-286 (1989).
  2. Kleczkowski, L.A. and Randall, D.D.
    Purification and characterization of a novel NADPH(NADH)-dependent hydroxypyruvate reductase from spinach leaves. Comparison of immunological properties of leaf hydroxypyruvate reductases.
    Biochem. J. 250 : 145-152 (1988). [PMID: 3281657]
  3. Kohn, L.D. and Jakoby, W.B.
    Tartaric acid metabolism. VII. Crystalline hydroxypyruvate reductase (D-glycerate dehydrogenase).
    J. Biol. Chem. 243 : 2494-2499 (1968). [PMID: 4385077]

[EC created 1972]