KEGG   MODULE: M00530
Entry
M00530            Pathway   Module                                 

Name
Dissimilatory nitrate reduction, nitrate => ammonia
Definition
(K00370+K00371+K00374,K02567+K02568) (K00362+K00363,K03385+K15876)
Diagram
M00530

Orthology
respiratory nitrate reductase 1 [EC:1.7.99.- 1.7.5.1] [RN:R00798 R09497]
dissimilatory nitrate reductase [EC:1.9.6.1] [RN:R03071]
respiratory nitrite reductase [EC:1.7.1.15] [RN:R00787]
respiratory nitrite reductase [EC:1.7.2.2] [RN:R05712]
Class
Pathway modules; Energy metabolism; Nitrogen metabolism
Pathway
map00910  Nitrogen metabolism
map01100  Metabolic pathways
map01120  Microbial metabolism in diverse environments
Reaction
Compound
C00244  Nitrate
C00088  Nitrite
C00014  NH3
Comment
Dissimilatory nitrate reduction to ammonium (DNRA)
Reference
  Authors
Stolz JF, Basu P
  Title
Evolution of nitrate reductase: molecular and structural variations on a common function.
  Journal

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