IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: trimethylamine-N-oxide reductase

Reaction: NADH + H+ + trimethylamine N-oxide = NAD+ + trimethylamine + H2O

Other name(s): trimethylamine N-oxide reductase; trimethylamine oxide reductase; TMAO reductase; TOR

Systematic name: NADH:trimethylamine-N-oxide oxidoreductase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, UM-BBD, CAS registry number: 37256-34-1


1. Unemoto, T., Hayashi, M., Miyaki, K. and Hayashi, M. Intracellular localization and properties of trimethylamine-N-oxide reductase in Vibrio parahaemolyticus. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 110 (1965) 319-328. [PMID: 4286289]

[EC created 1972]

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