Electron Transfer in Mitochondrial Steroid Hydroxylating Cytochrome P450 Systems: Role of Adrenodoxin

  • Rita Bernhardt
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Abstract

Cytochrome P450 systems catalyze the following reaction:
$${\text{RH}}\;{\text{ + }}\;{{\text{O}}_2} \to \;{\text{ROH}}\;{\text{ + }}\;{{\text{H}}_2}{\text{O}}$$

Keywords

Electron Transfer Electron Transfer Rate Zona Glomerulosa Cytochrome P450 System Redox Partner 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rita Bernhardt
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  1. 1.Fachrichtung 12.4 — BiochemieUniversität des SaarlandesSaarbrückenGermany

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