EC 1.2.2.1     
Accepted name: formate dehydrogenase (cytochrome)
Reaction: formate + 2 ferricytochrome b1 = CO2 + 2 ferrocytochrome b1 + 2 H+
Other name(s): formate dehydrogenase; formate:cytochrome b1 oxidoreductase
Systematic name: formate:ferricytochrome-b1 oxidoreductase
References:
1.  Gale, E.F. Formic dehydrogenase of Bacterium coli: its inactivation by oxygen and its protection in the bacterial cell. Biochem. J. 33 (1939) 1012–1027.
[EC 1.2.2.1 created 1961]
 
 


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