IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: glutathione dehydrogenase (ascorbate)

Reaction: 2 glutathione + dehydroascorbate = glutathione disulfide + ascorbate

Other name(s): dehydroascorbic reductase; dehydroascorbic acid reductase; glutathione dehydroascorbate reductase; DHA reductase ; dehydroascorbate reductase; GDOR; glutathione:dehydroascorbic acid oxidoreductase

Systematic name: glutathione:dehydroascorbate oxidoreductase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9026-38-4


1. Crook, E.M. The system dehydroascorbic acid-glutathione. Biochem. J. 35 (1941) 226-236.

[EC created 1961]

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