peroxiredoxin activity

id: GO:0051920
name: peroxiredoxin activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the reaction: 2 R'-SH + ROOH = R'-S-S-R' + H2O + ROH.

Child Functions

GO:0008379thioredoxin peroxidase activity
GO:0033196tryparedoxin peroxidase activity
GO:0072541peroxynitrite reductase activity

Parent Functions

GO:0016705oxidoreductase activity, acting on paired donors, with incorporation or reduction of molecular oxygen