Characterization of the molybdenum cofactor of sulfite oxidase, xanthine, oxidase, and nitrate reductase. Identification of a pteridine as a structural component.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The molybdenum cofactor has been isolated in an oxidized inactive form from purified molybdoenzymes. The isolated material is shown to be a novel pterin. The active cofactor is presumably composed of molybdenum and a reduced form of the pterin.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Johnson, JL; Hainline, BE; Rajagopalan, KV

Published Date

  • March 10, 1980

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 255 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 1783 - 1786

PubMed ID

  • 6892571

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0021-9258


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States