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Descriptor in English: Nitroreductases
Descriptor in Spanish: Nitrorreductasas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Nitrorredutases
Descriptor in French: Nitroréductases
Entry term(s): Oxidoreductases Acting on other Nitrogenous Compounds as Donors
Tree number(s): D08.811.682.655
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
History Note: 91(87); was see under OXIDOREDUCTASES 1987-90
DeCS UI: 19265
Descriptor UI: D009601
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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