nitrite reductase


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nitrite reductase

an ENZYME that catalyses the conversion of nitrite to ammonium hydroxide.
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With increase of nitrogen rate, significant increase in the activities of nitrate reductase, nitrite reductase, glutamine synthetase, glutamate synthase and glutamate dehydrogenase was noted, which caused an increase in protein and amino acid contents in all the genotypes.
Effect of Escherichia coli wild type or its derivative with high nitrite reductase activity on in vitro ruminal methanogenesis and nitrate/nitrite reduction.
In shoot cells nitrate is reduced to nitrite by the enzyme nitrate reductase meanwhile the enzyme nitrite reductase converts some nitrate molecules into ammonium.
We hypothesize that a unique formulation containing nitrate-rich beetroot along with hawthorn berry shown to have a robust nitrite reductase activity would improve nitric oxide status in humans and modify cardiovascular risk factors.
1]-type (nirS) nitrite reductase genes in DNA extracted from the water samples was used as a marker for denitrification (Philippot and Hallin 2005).
NADH-NR and nitrite reductase activity of seedlings showed that indica activity was 30% higher than japonica (Barlaan and Ichii, 1996).
Structure and Function of Formate-Dependent Cytochrome c Nitrite Reductase, NrfA Structure and function of Multicopper Oxidase Enzymes of Ammonia-Oxidizing Bacteria Assessing variability in gel-based proteomic analysis of Nitrosomonas europaea Nitrogen Metabolism and Kinetics of Marine Archaea and other oligotrophs
Initially, the NO - is transformed into nitrite under the catalysis of nitrate reductase (NR), followed by conversion into ammonia under the catalysis of nitrite reductase (NiR).
In aerobic soils, nitrate is the dominant species and it is converted to ammonium by the sequential action of two enzymes, nitrate reductase (NR) and nitrite reductase (NiR) (Dechorgnat et al.
Effect of rumianl administration of Escherichia coli wild type or a genetically modified strain with enhanced high nitrite reductase activity on methane emission and nitrate toxicity in nitrate-infused sheep.