This enzyme belongs to copper protein
containing four ions of metal categorized as three kinds commonly known as T3, T2 and T1.
Laccase is one such copper protein
belonging to the oxidoreductase family that oxidizes a large array of organic substrates i.
Histaminolytic activity of a copper protein
Adman, on the role of H-bonding in defining blue copper protein
When the level of copper in the hepatocytes is normal or slightly low, Cu [sup]2+ is transported from the cytoplasm into the TGN and binds to blue copper proteins
to form a six domain blue protein, that is, ceruloplasmin, which carries over 95% copper present in the plasm to the various organs.
Coordination compounds of copper are found in both plants and animals and a number of copper proteins
including enzymes, have been isolated.
In addition to general updating, highlights of the sixth edition include: a new section on metal complexes of chlorine, chlorophylls, phthalocyanines, and bacteriochloryphylls; vibrational spectra of novel coordination compounds prepared in inert gas matrices; and vibrational spectra of cytochrome c oxidase and blue copper proteins
Functional changes in the family of type 3 copper proteins
The lecture proceeds with a discussion of the various structures of the iron and copper proteins
involved (cytochromes, ferredoxins and plastocyanins) and shows that we currently know rather less about the manganese site implicated in the water-splitting step.