EC 1.7.7.1 - Ferredoxin—nitrite reductase

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EC 1.7.7.1

Names

Accepted name:
ferredoxin—nitrite reductase
Systematic name:
ammonia:ferredoxin oxidoreductase

Reaction

Cofactors

Comments:

An iron protein. Contains siroheme and [4Fe-4S] clusters.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00314
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0048307
CAS Registry Number: 37256-44-3
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Joy, K.W. and Hageman, R.H.
    The purification and properties of nitrite reductase from higher plants, and its dependence on ferredoxin.
    Biochem. J. 100: 263-273 (1966). [PMID: 4381617]
  2. Ramirez, J.M., Del Campo, F.F., Paneque, A. and Losada, M.
    Ferredoxin-nitrite reductase from spinach.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 118: 58-71 (1966). [PMID: 5954064]
  3. Zumft, W.G., Paneque, A., Aparicio, P.J. and Losada, M.
    Mechanism of nitrate reduction in Chlorella.
    Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 36: 980-986 (1969). [PMID: 4390523]

[EC 1.7.7.1 created 1972, modified 1999]