metalloprotein


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me·tal·lo·pro·tein

 (mĭ-tăl′ə-prō′tēn′)
n.
A conjugated protein, such as hemoglobin, that contains at least one metal ion as part of its structure.
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The NS5A protein of hepatitis C virus is a zinc metalloprotein.
The carbonic anhydrases (CA), members of the zinc metalloprotein family, are enzymes which catalyze the interconversion of carbon dioxide and water to bicarbonate and hydrogen ions.
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Ferritin is a metalloprotein composed of 24 subunits that can bind up to 4500 Fe3+ ions.
Since PO is a metalloprotein, its activity could be modified by small changes at the metal center by choosing different metal ions.
The XPA protein is a zinc metalloprotein with an ability to recognize various kinds of DNA damage.
Class B (Beta) -lactamases are metalloprotein of about 25 kDa molecular weight, which require one or more divalent cations (cofactors), usually zinc, for their activity.
Ribeiro RIM, Kuribayashi JS, Borges Junior PC, Beletti ME, Espindola FS, Cassali GD, Loyola AM (2010) Inhibition of metalloprotein ases by Aloe vera, Annona muricata, and black tea aqueous extracts.
Hemoglobin is the iron-containing oxygen-transport metalloprotein in the red blood cells1.
Casein also aids the absorption of vitamins and minerals and is vital to the production of haemoglobin, the metalloprotein in red blood cells that transports oxygen around the body.
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