The reduction of cytochrome c by glycine

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Abstract

The rate of the reduction of ferricytochrome c at alkaline pH depends on the composition of the buffer. In glycine-NaOH buffer the reduction is accompanied by the formation of one mole of glyoxylic acid per two moles of cytochrome c reduced. The rates of reduction in glycyl-glycine, triglycine and DL-alanine-NaOH buffers are considerably slower, and in carbonate and Tris are negligible.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1120-1125
Number of pages6
JournalBiochemical and Biophysical Research Communications
Volume47
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - 9 Jun 1972

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