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Substance Name: Superoxide dismutase
RN: 9054-89-1
UNII: W2T4YRA9AD

Note

  • An oxidoreductase that catalyzes the reaction between superoxide anions and hydrogen to yield molecular oxygen and hydrogen peroxide. The enzyme protects the cell against dangerous levels of superoxide. EC 1.15.1.1.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Codes

  • Antioxidants
  • Free Radical Scavengers

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Superoxide dismutase

MeSH Heading

  • Superoxide Dismutase-1

Synonyms

  • Copper-zinc superoxide dismutase
  • Cu/Zn-Superoxide dismutase
  • EINECS 232-943-0
  • Extramel
  • Superoxide dismutase
  • Superoxide dismutase, copper-zinc
  • Superoxide dismutase, Cu-Zn
  • UNII-W2T4YRA9AD

Systematic Name

  • Dismutase, superoxide

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9054-89-1

FDA UNII

  • W2T4YRA9AD

System Generated Number

  • 0009054891