Former term for copper-containing proteins found in human erythrocytes and tissues. See: superoxide dismutase, ceruloplasmin.
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hemocuprein(1) Superoxide dismutase-1, EC 18.104.22.168
(2) A nonspecific term for any copper-binding protein (e.g.,ceruloplasmin; superoxide dismutase, see there).
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A blue copper-containing compound present in red blood cells.
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