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Information on EC 1.7.2.3 - trimethylamine-N-oxide reductase

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IUBMB Comments

Contains bis(molybdopterin guanine dinucleotide)molybdenum cofactor. The reductant is a membrane-bound multiheme cytochrome c. Also reduces dimethyl sulfoxide to dimethyl sulfide.

The expected taxonomic range for this enzyme is: Bacteria, Archaea, Eukaryota

Synonyms
tmao reductase, trimethylamine n-oxide reductase, trimethylamine-n-oxide reductase, torecad, trimethylamine oxide reductase, more

REACTION
REACTION DIAGRAM
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ORGANISM
UNIPROT
LITERATURE
trimethylamine + 2 (ferricytochrome c)-subunit + H2O = trimethylamine N-oxide + 2 (ferrocytochrome c)-subunit + 2 H+
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