q-dihydrobiopterin + NADH + H+ => tetrahydrobiopterin + NAD+

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R-HSA-71130
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Homo sapiens
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Cytosolic dihydropteridine reductase (QDPR) catalyzes the reaction of q-dihydrobiopterin with NADH + H+to form tetrahydrobiopterin and NAD+. The enzyme is a homodimer (Lockyer et al. 1987; Su et al. 1993).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
8262916 The crystallographic structure of a human dihydropteridine reductase NADH binary complex expressed in Escherichia coli by a cDNA constructed from its rat homologue

Xuong, NH, Varughese, KI, Su, Y, Roche, DJ, Bray, TL, Whiteley, JM

J Biol Chem 1993
3033643 Structure and expression of human dihydropteridine reductase.

Woo, SL, Ledley, FD, Milstien, S, Kaufman, S, Lockyer, J, Cook, RG

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 1987
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6,7-dihydropteridine reductase activity of QDPR dimer [cytosol]

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