1.7.2.1: nitrite reductase (NO-forming)

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about nitrite reductase (NO-forming), go to the full flat file.

Reaction

nitric oxide
+
H2O
+
ferricytochrome c
=
nitrite
+
ferrocytochrome c
+ 2 H+

Synonyms

AcNIR, AfNiR, AniA, AxNiR, C551-O2 oxidoreductase, cd1 nitrite reductase, cd1NiR, cNOR, copper-containing dissimilatory nitrite reductase, copper-containing nitrite reductase, Cu-NIR, Cu-NirK, CuNIR, cytochrome c-551:O2, NO2- oxidoreductase, cytochrome cd, cytochrome cd1 nitrite reductase, cytochrome oxidase, dissimilatory nitrite reductase, dissimilatory nitrite reductase cytochrome cd1, EC 1.9.3.2, GK0767, GtNiR, HdNIR, hemoglobin, HydNIR, mARC1, mARC2, mitochondrial amidoxime reducing component, NiR, NiR-Pa, NirK, NirS, nitrite reductase, oxidase, Pseudomonas cytochrome, PaNiR, PNR, Pseudomonas cytochrome oxidase, PsNiR, reductase, nitrite (cytochrome)

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.7 Acting on other nitrogenous compounds as donors
             1.7.2 With a cytochrome as acceptor
                1.7.2.1 nitrite reductase (NO-forming)