Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 3 The role of Fe, Co and Ni in reaction and transformation in anaerobic metabolism [61, 62]

From: The diversity of hydrogen-producing bacteria and methanogens within an in situ coal seam

  Element functions   Element functions   Element functions
Fe Hydrogenase CO-dehydrogenase
Methane monooxygenase
NO-reductase
Superoxide dismutase
Nitrite and Nitrate reductase
Nitrogenase
Ni CO-dehydrogenase Acetyl-CoA synthase
Methyl-CoM reductase (F430)
Urease
Stabilize DNA, RNA
Hydrogenase
Co B12-enzymes
CO-dehydrogenase
Methyltransferase