NADH:cytochrome b5 reductase (CBR) serves as electron donor for cytochrome
b5, a ubiquitous electron carrier (see IPR001199), thus participating in a variety ...
Sep 4, 2016 ... This gene encodes cytochrome b5 reductase, which includes a membrane-
bound form in somatic cells (anchored in the endoplasmic reticulum ...
Cytochrome b5 reductase purified from liver plasma membrane reduces
coenzyme Q (CoQ) in reconstituted liposomes in the absence of cytochrome b5.
NADH-cytochrome b5 reductases are involved in desaturation and elongation of
fatty acids, cholesterol biosynthesis, drug metabolism, and, in erythrocyte, ...
where the b5 reductase assumes the novel function of methe- moglobin
reduction.2. In the liver,. NADH b5 reductase and cytochrome b5 participate in a
Disease descriptionA form of methemoglobinemia, a hematologic disease
characterized by the presence of excessive amounts of methemoglobin in blood
Electron donor reductase for cytochrome b5. The cytochrome b5/NADH
cytochrome b5 reductase electron transfer system supports the catalytic activity of
NADH-cytochrome b5 reductase involved in endoplasmic reticulum stress
response pathway. Plays a critical role in protecting pancreatic beta-cells against
The CYB5R3 gene encodes cytochrome b5 reductase-3 (EC 220.127.116.11.), an
enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of reducing equivalents from NADH to
May 12, 2016 ... Cytochrome b5 reductases (CYB5R) are required for the elongation and
desaturation of fatty acids, cholesterol synthesis and ...