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Entry
EC 1.2.2.3                  Enzyme                                 

Name
formate dehydrogenase (cytochrome-c-553)
Class
Oxidoreductases;
Acting on the aldehyde or oxo group of donors;
With a cytochrome as acceptor
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
formate:ferricytochrome-c-553 oxidoreductase
Reaction(IUBMB)
formate + 2 ferricytochrome c-553 = CO2 + 2 ferrocytochrome c-553 + H+ [RN:R03215]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
formate [CPD:C00058];
ferricytochrome c-553 [CPD:C01070]
Product
CO2 [CPD:C00011];
ferrocytochrome c-553 [CPD:C01071];
H+ [CPD:C00080]
Comment
Yeast cytochrome c, ferricyanide and phenazine methosulfate can act as acceptor.
History
EC 1.2.2.3 created 1981
Reference
1  [PMID:4982127]
  Authors
Yagi T.
  Title
Formate: cytochrome oxidoreductase of Desulfovibrio vulgaris.
  Journal
J. Biochem. (Tokyo). 66 (1969) 473-8.
Reference
2  [PMID:226135]
  Authors
Yagi T.
  Title
Purification and properties of cytochrome c-553, an electron acceptor for formate dehydrogenase of Desulfovibrio vulgaris, Miyazaki.
  Journal
Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 548 (1979) 96-105.
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