IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: diferric-transferrin reductase

Reaction: transferrin[Fe(II)]2 + NAD+ + H+ = transferrin[Fe(III)]2 + NADH

Other name(s): diferric transferrin reductase; NADH diferric transferrin reductase; transferrin reductase

Systematic name: transferrin[Fe(II)]2:NAD+ oxidoreductase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 105238-49-1


1. Löw, H., Sun, I.L., Navas, P., Grebing, C., Crane, F.L. and Morré, D.J. Transplasmalemma electron transport from cells is part of a diferric transferrin reductase system. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 139 (1986) 1117-1123. [PMID: 3767994]

[EC created 1989]

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