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GO term:superoxide dismutase activity
Synonym: copper, zinc superoxide dismutase activity
Synonym: cuprein
Synonym: Cu,Zn-SOD
Synonym: Cu-Zn superoxide dismutase activity
Synonym: cytocuprein
Synonym: erythrocuprein
Synonym: ferrisuperoxide dismutase activity
Synonym: Fe-SOD
Synonym: hemocuprein
Synonym: hepatocuprein
Synonym: iron superoxide dismutase activity
Synonym: iron superoxide oxidoreductase
Synonym: manganese superoxide dismutase activity
Synonym: manganese superoxide oxidoreductase
Synonym: Mn, Fe superoxide dismutase
Synonym: Mn-SOD
Synonym: nickel superoxide dismutase activity
Synonym: nickel superoxide oxidoreductase
Synonym: SOD
Synonym: SOD-1
Synonym: SOD-2
Synonym: SOD-3
Synonym: SOD-4
Synonym: SODF
Synonym: SODS
Synonym: superoxide dismutase I
Synonym: superoxide dismutase II
Synonym: superoxide:superoxide oxidoreductase activity
Synonym: zinc superoxide oxidoreductase
GO id:GO:0004784
Alternate id: GO:0008382, GO:0004786, GO:0008383, GO:0016954, GO:0004785
Definition:Catalysis of the reaction: 2 superoxide + 2 H+ = O2 + hydrogen peroxide.
Number of paths to term: 2

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                is-aantioxidant activity
                        is-aglutathione dehydrogenase (ascorbate) activity
                        is-aglutathione-disulfide reductase activity
                        is-aperoxidase activity +
                        is-aperoxiredoxin activity +
                        is-asulfiredoxin activity
                        is-asuperoxide dismutase activity [GO:0004784] (5 genes, 11 annotations)
                        is-asuperoxide reductase activity
                        is-athioredoxin-disulfide reductase activity

                is-acatalytic activity
                        is-aoxidoreductase activity
                                is-aoxidoreductase activity, acting on superoxide radicals as acceptor
                                        is-a2-hydroxyisonicotinate dehydrogenase activity
                                        is-acitrazinate dehydrogenase activity
                                        is-aisonicotinate dehydrogenase activity
                                        is-asuperoxide dismutase activity [GO:0004784] (5 genes, 11 annotations)
                                        is-asuperoxide reductase activity

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