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  1. FMN reductase

    In enzymology, an FMN reductase is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction+ The 3 substrates of this enzyme are FMNH2, NAD+, and NADP+, whereas its 4 products are FMN, NADH, NADPH, and H+. This enzyme belongs to the family of oxidoreductases, specifically those acting on the CH-NH group of donors with NAD+ or NADP+ as acceptor. The systematic name of this enzyme class is FMNH2:NAD+ oxidoreductase. Other names in common use include NADH-FMN reductase, NADH-dependent FMN reductase, NADH:FMN oxidoreductase, NADH:flavin oxidoreductase, NADH2 dehydrogenase, NADH2:FMN oxidoreductase, SsuE, riboflavin mononucleotide reductase, flavine mononucleotide reductase, riboflavin mononucleotide reductase, flavin mononucleotide reductase, and riboflavine mononucleotide reductase.

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  1. FMN Reductase

    An enzyme that utilizes NADH or NADPH to reduce FLAVINS. It is involved in a number of biological processes that require reduced flavin for their functions such as bacterial bioluminescence. Formerly listed as EC 1.6.8.1

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