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Substance Name: Nitrate Reductase (NADH)
RN: 9013-03-0


  • An NAD-dependent enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of nitrite to nitrate. It is a FLAVOPROTEIN that contains IRON and MOLYBDENUM and is involved in the first step of nitrate assimilation in PLANTS; FUNGI; and BACTERIA. It was formerly classified as EC
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Nitrate Reductase (NADH)

MeSH Heading

  • Nitrate Reductase (NADH)


  • Assimilatory nitrate reductase, NADH dependent
  • Assimilatory nitrate reductase, NADH-dependent
  • NADH dependent nitrate reductase
  • NADH nitrate reductase
  • NADH-dependent nitrate reductase
  • NADH-nitrate reductase
  • Nitrate reductase (NADH)2
  • Nitrate reductase, NADH-Dependent
  • Nitrite:NAD+ oxidoreductase
  • Oxidoreductase, nitrite:NAD+
  • Reductase, NADH-dependent nitrate
  • Reductase, NADH-nitrate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9013-03-0

System Generated Number

  • 0009013030