Nitroreductases

Known as: Nitroreductases [Chemical/Ingredient], Oxidoreductases Acting on other Nitrogenous Compounds as Donors 
Enzymes which reduce nitro groups (NITRO COMPOUNDS) and other nitrogenous compounds.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The prodrug nifurtimox has been used for more than 40 years to treat Chagas disease and forms part of a recently approved… (More)
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2010
2010
The nitroreductase family comprises a group of flavin mononucleotide (FMN)or flavin adenine dinucleotide (FAD) dependent enzymes… (More)
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2009
2009
Infections with Giardia lamblia, Entamoeba histolytica, and Trichomonas vaginalis, which cause diarrhea, dysentery, and vaginitis… (More)
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2007
2007
The nitroreductase family comprises a group of FMN- or FAD-dependent and NAD(P)H-dependent enzymes able to metabolize… (More)
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2005
2005
The genes that encode oxygen-insensitive nitroreductases from Clostridium acetobutylicum possessing 2,4,6-Trinitrotoluene (TNT… (More)
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2003
2003
The chromate reductase purified from Pseudomonas ambigua was found to be homologous with several nitroreductases. Escherichia… (More)
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2002
2002
Bacterial nitroreductases are NAD(P)H-dependent flavoenzymes which catalyze the oxygen-insensitive reduction of nitroaromatics… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Nitroreductases that metabolise aromatic nitro groups to hydroxylamines are attractive as enzymes for GDEPT because of the very… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Giardia lamblia and Entamoeba histolytica are amitochondriate, microaerophilic protists which use fermentation enzymes like those… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Nitroheterocyclic and nitroaromatic compounds constitute an enormous range of chemicals whose potent biological activity has… (More)
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