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5,10-Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (FADH2) MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
5,10-Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (FADH2)
Tree Number(s)
D08.811.682.550
Unique ID
D045103
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D045103
Scope Note
An FAD-dependent oxidoreductase found primarily in BACTERIA. It is specific for the reduction of 5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate to 5-methyltetrahydrofolate. This enzyme was formerly listed as EC 1.1.1.68 and 1.1.99.15.
Entry Term(s)
5,10-Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (FADH)
Registry Number
EC 1.5.1.20
Previous Indexing
Alcohol Oxidoreductases (1974-2003)
Folic Acid (1970-1973)
Oxidoreductases (1974-1986)
Tetrahydrofolates (1974-1982)
Public MeSH Note
2004; 5,10-METHYLENETETRAHYDROFOLATE REDUCTASE (FADH2) was indexed under OXIDOREDUCTASES 1987-2003, under ALCOHOL OXIDOREDUCTASES 1974-1986, under TETRAHYDROFOLATES 1974-1982 & under FOLIC ACIDS 1970-1973
History Note
2004; use 5,10-METHYLENETETRAHYDROFOLATE REDUCTASE (FADH2) (NM) 1980-2003
Date Established
2004/01/01
Date of Entry
2003/07/09
Revision Date
2013/07/09
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