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a protein combined with an iron-containing radical; ferroproteins are respiratory carriers.
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A protein combined with an iron-containing radical. Ferroproteins are important oxygen-transferring enzymes (e.g., nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide dehydrogenase, cytochrome oxidase).
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