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Descriptor English: Nitroreductases
Descriptor Spanish: Nitrorreductasas
Descriptor Portuguese: Nitrorredutases
Descriptor French: Nitroréductases
Entry term(s): Oxidoreductases Acting on other Nitrogenous Compounds as Donors
Tree number(s): D08.811.682.655
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009601
Scope note: Enzymes which reduce nitro groups (NITRO COMPOUNDS) and other nitrogenous compounds.
Annotation: general; prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Registry Number: EC 1.7.-
Previous Indexing: Oxidoreductases (1966-1986)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under OXIDOREDUCTASES 1987-90
History Note: 91(87); was see under OXIDOREDUCTASES 1987-90
DeCS ID: 19265
Unique ID: D009601
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1986/06/02
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Nitroreductases - Preferred
Concept UI M0014919
Scope note Enzymes which reduce nitro groups (NITRO COMPOUNDS) and other nitrogenous compounds.
Preferred term Nitroreductases
Entry term(s) Oxidoreductases Acting on other Nitrogenous Compounds as Donors



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