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*  Transition metal oxo complex
Sharpless, K.B.; Flood, T.C. (1971). "Oxotransition metal oxidants as mimics for the action of mixed-function oxygenases. 'NIH ...
*  Bioluminescence
It suggests that the original purpose of luciferases was as mixed-function oxygenases. As the early ancestors of many species ... Bioluminescence has several functions in different taxa. Haddock et al. (2010) list as more or less definite functions in ... The following functions are reasonably well established in the named organisms. In many animals of the deep sea, including ... Pulses of light are emitted from a gland near the front of the foot and may have a communicative function, although the ...
*  List of MeSH codes (D08)
... tryptophan oxygenase MeSH D08.811.682.690.562 --- inositol oxygenase MeSH D08.811.682.690.708 --- mixed function oxygenases ... heme oxygenase (decyclizing) MeSH D08.811.682.690.708.410.500 --- heme oxygenase-1 MeSH D08.811.682.690.708.425 --- 4- ...
*  Mixed-function oxidase
Mixed Function Oxygenases at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Moskwa PS, Vadi H, and ... Mixed-function oxidase is the name of a family of oxidase enzymes that catalyze a reaction in which each of the two atoms of ... The mixed-function oxidase reaction proceeds as follows: AH + BH2 + O2 --> AOH + B + H2O (H2O as catalyst.) High levels of ... The name "mixed-function oxidase" indicates that the enzyme oxidizes two different substrate simultaneously. Desaturation of ...
*  Methacrylonitrile
It has been shown that treatment of mice with carbon tetrachloride, which acts on the mixed function oxygenase system, results ...
*  Oxygenase
... or mixed function oxidase, transfer one oxygen atom to the substrate, and reduce the other oxygen atom to water. Dioxygenases, ... The oxygenases form a class of oxidoreductases; their EC number is EC 1.13 or EC 1.14. Oxygenases were discovered in 1955 ... An oxygenase is any enzyme that oxidizes a substrate by transferring the oxygen from molecular oxygen O2 (as in air) to it. ... Hayaishi was awarded the 1986 Wolf Prize in Medicine "for the discovery of the oxygenase enzymes and elucidation of their ...
*  Camphor 1,2-monooxygenase
CONRAD HE, DUBUS R, NAMTVEDT MJ, GUNSALUS IC (1965). "MIXED FUNCTION OXIDATION. II. SEPARATION AND PROPERTIES OF THE ENZYMES ... oxygenase, camphor 1,2-mono, and ketolactonase I. It employs one cofactor, iron. ... Trudgill PW, DuBus R, Gunsalus IC (1966). "Mixed function oxidation. VI. Purification of a tightly coupled electron transport ...
*  Oplophorus-luciferin 2-monooxygenase
... internal monooxygenases o internal mixed-function oxidases). The systematic name of this enzyme class is Oplophorus-luciferin: ... oxygenases). The oxygen incorporated need not be derived from O with incorporation of one atom of oxygen ( ...
*  Arginine 2-monooxygenase
... internal monooxygenases o internal mixed-function oxidases). The systematic name of this enzyme class is L-arginine:oxygen 2- ... Olomucki A, Pho DB, Lebar R, Delcambe L, Thoai NV (1968). "[Arginine oxygenase (decarboxylating). V. Purification and flavin ... oxygenases). The oxygen incorporated need not be derived from O with incorporation of one atom of oxygen ( ... arginine oxygenase (decarboxylating), and arginine decarboxy-oxidase. This enzyme participates in urea cycle and metabolism of ...
*  Lactate 2-monooxygenase
... internal monooxygenases o internal mixed-function oxidases). The systematic name of this enzyme class is (S)-lactate:oxygen 2- ... lactic oxygenase, lactate oxygenase, lactic oxidase, L-lactate monooxygenase, lactate monooxygenase, and L-lactate-2- ... oxygenases). The oxygen incorporated need not be derived from O with incorporation of one atom of oxygen ( ...
*  Lysine 2-monooxygenase
... internal monooxygenases o internal mixed-function oxidases). The systematic name of this enzyme class is L-lysine:oxygen 2- ... Takeda H, Hayaishi O (1966). "Crystalline L-lysine oxygenase". J. Biol. Chem. 241 (11): 2733-6. PMID 5911646. Takeda H, ... oxygenases). The oxygen incorporated need not be derived from O with incorporation of one atom of oxygen ( ... oxidoreductase (decarboxylating). Other names in common use include lysine oxygenase, lysine monooxygenase, and L-lysine-2- ...
*  Apo-beta-carotenoid-14',13'-dioxygenase
... internal monooxygenases o internal mixed-function oxidases). The systematic name of this enzyme class is 8'-apo-beta-carotenol: ... oxygenases). The oxygen incorporated need not be derived from O with incorporation of one atom of oxygen ( ...
*  Alkylglycerol monooxygenase
... is a membrane-bound mixed-function oxidase and harbours a fatty acid hydroxylase motif. The iron is ... Other names in use are glyceryl-ether monooxygenase, glyceryl-ether cleaving enzyme, glyceryl ether oxygenase, glyceryl ...
*  Cytochrome P450 reductase
... impact on plasma cholesterol homeostasis and the function and regulation of microsomal cytochrome P450 and heme oxygenase". The ... who dissected the P450-containing mixed function oxidase system into three constituent components: POR, cytochrome P450, and ... The reduction of cytochrome P450 is not the only physiological function of POR. The final step of heme oxidation by mammalian ... "Diversity and function of mutations in p450 oxidoreductase in patients with Antley-Bixler syndrome and disordered ...
*  Compensation point
In well-mixed water columns plankton organisms are evenly distributed, but a net production only occurs above the compensation ... Therefore, the partial pressure of CO2 at the compensation point, also known as gamma, is a function of irradiation. The ... However at low irradiation, only a small fraction of the sites on RuBP carboxylase-oxygenase enzyme (Rubisco) have the electron ...
*  Catechol 1,2-dioxygenase
The function of this hydrophobic tunnel is unknown, though two hypotheses have been postulated concerning its utility. The ... Each catalytic domain is composed of two stacked, mixed topology β sheets and several random coils. These sheets and coils ... Hayaishi, O.; Lardy, H.; Myrbäck, K. (1963). "Direct oxygenation by O2, oxygenases". In Boyer, P.D. The Enzymes. 8 (2nd ed.). ... Itoh, M (1981). "Characteristics of a new catechol-1,2-oxygenase from Trichosporon cutaneum WY2-2". Agric. Bio. I. Chem. 45 (1 ...
*  Oxylipin
Both groups were given Vitamin C (ascorbyl palmitate) and Vitamin E (mixed tocopherol) supplements. Wasternack C (2007). " ... to modify adipocyte formation and function. Most oxylipins in the body are derived from linoleic acid or alpha-linolenic acid. ... heme-dependent fatty acid oxygenases (plants, fungi), and cyclooxygenases (animals). Fatty acid hydroperoxides or endoperoxides ...
*  Bradykinin receptor B2
Binding of an inhibitory peptide to the oxygenase domain blocks uncoupled NADPH oxidation". J. Biol. Chem. 275 (8): 5291-6. doi ... 1993). "Cloned murine bradykinin receptor exhibits a mixed B1 and B2 pharmacological selectivity". Mol. Pharmacol. 44 (2): 346- ... motif in the first extracellular loop with other human G-protein coupled receptors implications for HIV-1 coreceptor function ...
*  Sulfurimonas
However, as shown below, not all species can use each of the mentioned electron donors (Table 2). Sulfur Oxygenase Reductase ( ... This enriched layer moves down and mixes with underlying sediment. Oxygen that is taken from the water penetrates this ... The researchers found that Type VI SQR functioning in high sulfide environments, and hypothesized that S. 'denitrificans ... Janosch, Claudia (2015). "Sulfur Oxygenase Reductase (Sor) in the Moderately Thermoacidophilic Leaching Bacteria: Studies in ...
*  Bioinorganic chemistry
Oxidases and oxygenases are metal systems found throughout nature that take advantage of oxygen to carry out important ... As a mix of biochemistry and inorganic chemistry, bioinorganic chemistry is important in elucidating the implications of ... Cobalt is essential for the functioning of vitamin B12. Many other elements aside from metals are bio-active. Sulfur and ... Bioinorganic chemists seek to understand and replicate the function of these metalloproteins. Metal-containing electron ...
*  Opioid
Brennan MJ (March 2013). "The effect of opioid therapy on endocrine function". Am. J. Med. 126 (3 Suppl 1): S12-8. doi:10.1016/ ... Phenanthrenes naturally occurring in (opium): Codeine Morphine Thebaine Oripavine Preparations of mixed opium alkaloids, ... It also decreases cyclo-oxygenase activity. It has recently been discovered that most or all of the therapeutic efficacy of ... and mixed agonist-antagonists could best be explained by actions on multiple opiate receptors. Courtwright, David T. (2009). ...
*  Platelet
... Function Assay-100) is a system for analysing platelet function in which citrated whole blood is aspirated through a ... In the Multiplate analyzer, anticoagulated whole blood is mixed with saline and a platelet agonist in a single use cuvette with ... cyclo-oxygenase 1, and thromboxane-A synthase. Platelets secrete thromboxane A2, which acts on the platelet's own thromboxane ... Normal platelet function will not return until the use of aspirin has ceased and enough of the affected platelets have been ...
*  Bacterial cell structure
In addition to these functions, prokaryotic membranes also function in energy conservation as the location about which a proton ... Deep lakes that experience winter mixing expose the cells to the hydrostatic pressure generated by the full water column. This ... especially ribulose bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase, RuBisCO, and carbonic anhydrase). It is thought that the high local ... Fimbriae usually function to facilitate the attachment of a bacterium to a surface (e.g. to form a biofilm) or to other cells ( ...
*  Utetheisa ornatrix
The bella moth is able to detoxify PAs due to the possession of the gene pyrrolizidine-alkaloid-N-oxygenase. It has been ... Although most female moths mate multiply, very low instances of mixed paternities occur. In fact, most progeny in a single ... Lamunyon, Craig (1997). "Increased Fecundity, as a Function of Multiple Mating, in an Arctiid Moth, Utetheisa Ornatrix". ...
*  Carbon dioxide
... can be mixed with up to 50% oxygen, forming an inhalable gas; this is known as Carbogen and has a variety of ... Yet, other studies show a decrease in cognitive function even at much lower levels. Also, with ongoing respiratory acidosis, ... Ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase oxygenase, commonly abbreviated to RuBisCO, is the enzyme involved in the first major ... ISBN 0-534-40887-7. Ries, J.B.; Cohen, A.L.; McCorkle, D.C. (2009). "Marine calcifiers exhibit mixed responses to CO2-induced ...
*  Iron
... oxide mixed with aluminium powder can be ignited to create a thermite reaction, used in welding and purifying ores. Iron ... The attenuation of radiation as a function of energy is shown in the graph. The main disadvantage of iron and steel is that ... ISBN 0-935702-73-3. Kikuchi, G.; Yoshida, T.; Noguchi, M. (2005). "Heme oxygenase and heme degradation". Biochemical and ... There are also many mixed valence compounds that contain both iron(II) and iron(III) centers, such as magnetite and Prussian ...