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Accepted name: glyoxylate reductase
Reaction: glycolate + NAD+ = glyoxylate + NADH + H+
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Other name(s): NADH-glyoxylate reductase; glyoxylic acid reductase; NADH-dependent glyoxylate reductase
Systematic name: glycolate:NAD+ oxidoreductase
Comments: Reduces glyoxylate to glycolate or hydroxypyruvate to D-glycerate.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, GTD, KEGG, MetaCyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9028-32-4
1.  Zelitch, I. Oxidation and reduction of glycolic and glyoxylic acids in plants. II. Glyoxylic acid reductase. J. Biol. Chem. 201 (1953) 719–726. [PMID: 13061410]
2.  Zelitch, I. The isolation and action of crystalline glyoxylic acid reductase from tobacco leaves. J. Biol. Chem. 216 (1955) 553–575. [PMID: 13271335]
[EC created 1961]

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