plastocyanin


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plastocyanin

(ˌplæstəʊˈsaɪənɪn)
n
(Biochemistry) biochem a blue protein found in green plants and in some bacteria
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Cyt f: This protein is associated with cytochrome b6/f complex and is involved in the electron transfer through plastocyanin.
1 ribulose bisphosphate carboxylase 107 2 chlorophyll a/b-binding protein 13 3 ferredoxin i 13 4 fructose-bisphosphate aldolase 1 12 5 oxygen-evolving enhancer protein 11 6 nonspecific lipid-transfer protein 11 7 plastocyanin 7 8 glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenase 7 9 no similarity 6 10 10-kDa protein precursor 6 11 photosystem I subunit IV 6 12 caffeic acid O-methyltransferase 5 13 ribulose-bisphosphate carboxylase activase 5 14 no similarity 5 15 function unknown 5 16 photosystem II 10-kDa polypeptide 4 17 drought inducible protein 4 18 endopeptidase CIp 4 19 aldo/keto reductase 4 20 no similarity 4 21 Immature-pod Homologous group Putative genes No.
It can be assumed that long-distance electron transfer between the appressed and nonappressed regions is mediated by plastocyanin (PC).