Methane Biosynthesis

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See glossary entries for the complete structure of methanofuran , methanophenazine, tetrahydromethanopterin , coenzyme B and coenzyme F420.
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coenzyme M biosynthesis
EC formylmethanofuran dehydrogenase
EC methylenetetrahydromethanopterin dehydrogenase
EC coenzyme F420-dependent N5,N10-methenyltetrahydromethanopterin reductase
EC CoB—CoM heterodisulfide reductase
EC tetrahydromethanopterin S-methyltransferase
EC formylmethanofuran—tetrahydromethanopterin N-formyltransferase
EC coenzyme-B sulfoethylthiotransferase
EC methenyltetrahydromethanopterin cyclohydrolase