IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: fumarate reductase (NADH)

Reaction: succinate + NAD+ = fumarate + NADH + H+

Other name(s): NADH-fumarate reductase; NADH-dependent fumarate reductase; fumarate reductase (NADH2)

Systematic name: succinate:NAD+ oxidoreductase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9076-99-7


1. Hopgood, M.F. and Walker, D.J. Succinic acid production by rumen bacteria. III. Enzymic studies on the formation of succinate by Ruminococcus flavefaciens. Aust. J. Biol. Sci. 22 (1969) 1413-1424.

[EC created 1972]

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