cytochrome oxidase


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cytochrome oxidase

n.
An oxidizing enzyme that contains iron and a porphyrin and is found in the mitochondrial membrane, where it catalyzes the transfer of electrons to oxygen as part of the electron transport chain, ultimately leading to the formation of ATP.
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In vitro amplifications of a fragment of the cytochrome oxidase subunit I (COI) mitochondrial gene were carried out using the universal primers previously described by Folmer et al.
To confirm the validity of the species by molecular methods, we sequenced a fragment of the cytochrome oxidase subunit I (COI) gene of mitochondrial DNA of Liza affinis and Liza klunzingeri from coastal waters of China and Pakistan, respectively.
One of the vital enzymes in respiratory chain is cytochrome oxidase (COX) that produces water without ROS production by reaction with oxygen (24).
Nine new species-locus-specific primers for three different loci of mitochondrial DNA, namely D-loop, cytochrome oxidase subunit I (COI), and cytochrome b, were successfully designed.
Myocardial cytochrome oxidase activity is decreased following carbon monoxide exposure.
A fragment of the cytochrome oxidase I gene was amplified by PCR from the extracted nucleic acids using primers LCO1490/HC02198 and following the protocols by Folmer et ai (1994).
knowlesi populations in Malaysia differed and independently became zoonoses, we focused on 2 genes that have been extensively used for phylogenetic studies (13-16): 1 nuclear, encoding the type A small subunit ribosomal 18S RNA (PkA-type 18S rRNA), and 1 mitochondrial, encoding the cytochrome oxidase subunit I protein (PkCOX1).
The serum and liver cytochrome P450 (P450), cytochrome oxidase 2A6 (CYP2A6) and cytochrome oxidase 2E1 (CYP2E1) were measured using the enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay kits from Wuhan Beinglay Biotechnology Corp.
This way a novel photorespiration, where PSI can substitute for cytochrome oxidase, is created.
In addition to being a component of oxygen-carrying hemoglobin, iron is a cofactor for cytochrome oxidase, which is essential for mitochondrial energy production through its role in the electron-transport chain.
Two DNA barcode regions, the ITS nuclear rDNA region and the cytochrome oxidase subunit I (COi)mitochondrial gene, were sequenced for identification of Leohumicola species.
GADPH, Lamin A/C and cytochrome oxidase subunit IV (Cox IV) were used as loading reference for cytoplasmic protein, nuclear protein and mitochondrial protein, respectively.