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A Comparison Between the Reactivity of Iron in Ferrymyoglobin and Cobalt in Some Vitamin B12 Derivatives

  • G. I. H. Hanania
  • D. H. Irvine
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Abstract

Ferrimyoglobin, a coordination compound of iron(III), and aquocobal-amin, factor B, and factor V1A, which are cobalt(III) coordination compounds related to vitamin B12, are unsymmetrical octahedral metal chelates with markedly similar structures and reactivities (1).

Keywords

Coordination Compound Ionization Constant Porphyrin Ring Amino Alcohol Enthalpy Effect 
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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1964

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. I. H. Hanania
    • 1
    • 2
  • D. H. Irvine
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.American University of BeirutBeirutLebanon
  2. 2.University of IbadanIbadanNigeria

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