Active Oxygen in Biochemistry [E-Book] / edited by Joan Selverstone Valentine, Christopher S. Foote, Arthur Greenberg, Joel F. Liebman.
Foote, Christopher S., (editor)
Greenberg, Arthur, (editor) / Liebman, Joel F., (editor) / Valentine, Joan Selverstone, (editor)
Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands, 1995
XVII, 463 p. online resource.
Structure Energetics and Reactivity in Chemistry Series (SEARCH series) ; 3
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Table of Contents:
  • 1 Biological Reactions of Dioxygen: An Introduction
  • 2 Oxygen Activation by Flavins and Pterins
  • 3 Reactions of Dioxygen and Its Reduced Forms with Heme Proteins and Model Porphyrin Complexes
  • 4 Dioxygen Reactivity in Copper Proteins and Complexes
  • 5 Oxygen Activation at Nonheme Iron Centers
  • 6 The Mechanism of Lipoxygenases
  • 7 The Biological Significance of Oxygen-Derived Species
  • 8 Metal-Complex-Catalyzed Cleavage of Biopolymers
  • 9 Exploration of Selected Pathways for Metabolic Oxidative Ring Opening of Benzene Based on Estimates of Molecular Energetics
  • 10 The Role of Oxidized Lipids in Cardiovascular Disease.