Nitric oxide dioxygenase

Part of the Springer Handbook of Enzymes book series (HDBKENZYMES, volume 26)


EC number

Systematic name

nitric oxide, NAD(P)H:oxygen oxidoreductase

Recommended name

nitric oxide dioxygenase



flavoHb <1> [3]

flavohemoglobin <1> [3]

CAS registry number



Escherichia Coli Molecular Weight Nitric Oxide Analytical Chemistry Superoxide Dismutase 
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  1. [1]
    Gardner, RR.; Gardner, A.M.; Martin, L.A.; Salzman, A.L.: Nitric oxide dioxygenase: an enzymic function for flavohemoglobin. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 95, 10378–10383 (1998)PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Gardner, P.R.; Costantino, G.; Salzman, A.L.: Constitutive and adaptive detoxification of nitric oxide in Escherichia coli. Role of nitric-oxide dioxygenase in the protection of aconitase. J. Biol. Chem., 273, 26528–26533 (1998)PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Gardner, A.M.; Martin, L.A.; Gardner, P.R.; Dou, Y.; Olson, J.S.: Steady-state and transient kinetics of Escherichia coli nitric-oxide dioxygenase (flavohe-moglobin). The B10 tyrosine hydroxyl is essential for dioxygen binding and catalysis. J. Biol. Chem., 275, 12581–12589 (2000)PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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