KEGG   ENZYME: 1.2.2.1Help
Entry
EC 1.2.2.1                  Enzyme                                 

Name
formate dehydrogenase (cytochrome);
formate dehydrogenase;
formate:cytochrome b1 oxidoreductase
Class
Oxidoreductases;
Acting on the aldehyde or oxo group of donors;
With a cytochrome as acceptor
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
formate:ferricytochrome-b1 oxidoreductase
Reaction(IUBMB)
formate + 2 ferricytochrome b1 = CO2 + 2 ferrocytochrome b1 + 2 H+ [RN:R03146]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
formate [CPD:C00058];
ferricytochrome b1 [CPD:C00995]
Product
CO2 [CPD:C00011];
ferrocytochrome b1 [CPD:C00998];
H+ [CPD:C00080]
Pathway
Glyoxylate and dicarboxylate metabolism
Reference
1
  Authors
Gale, E.F.
  Title
Formic dehydrogenase of Bacterium coli: its inactivation by oxygen and its protection in the bacterial cell.
  Journal
Biochem. J. 33 (1939) 1012-1027.
Other DBs
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
37251-01-7

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