Nitrite Reductase

Known as: Nitrite Reductases, Nitrite Reductases [Chemical/Ingredient], Reductase, Nitrite 
A group of enzymes that oxidize diverse nitrogenous substances to yield nitrite. (Enzyme Nomenclature, 1992) EC 1.
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2011
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2011
Neuroglobin is a highly conserved hemoprotein of uncertain physiological function that evolved from a common ancestor to… (More)
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2008
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2008
The nitrite anion is reduced to nitric oxide (NO*) as oxygen tension decreases. Whereas this pathway modulates hypoxic NO… (More)
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2007
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2007
Previous studies have revealed a novel interaction between deoxyhemoglobin and nitrite to generate nitric oxide (NO) in blood. It… (More)
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2007
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2007
Although the primary function of myoglobin (Mb) has been considered to be cellular oxygen storage and supply, recent studies have… (More)
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2006
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2006
Local vasodilation in response to hypoxia is a fundamental physiologic response ensuring oxygen delivery to tissues under… (More)
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2005
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2005
Mesophilic crenarchaeota are frequently found in terrestrial and marine habitats worldwide, but despite their considerable… (More)
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2005
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2005
Hypoxic vasodilation is a fundamental, highly conserved physiological response that requires oxygen and/or pH sensing coupled to… (More)
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1999
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1999
Using consensus regions in gene sequences encoding the two forms of nitrite reductase (Nir), a key enzyme in the denitrification… (More)
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1999
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1999
Nitrite, which is the major stable degradation product of nitric oxide, exists in all tissues capable of nitric oxide synthesis… (More)
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1998
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1998
A system was developed for the detection of denitrifying bacteria by the amplification of specific nitrite reductase gene… (More)
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