The crystal structure of CYP55A1 has appeared in Nature Structural Biology volume 4, number 10, October 1997 pp. 827-832. This enzyme is a nitric oxide reductase. The source is fungal (Fusarium oxysporum), though the protein is soluble and falls in phylogenetic trees in the 105 family. This probably represents a lateral gene transfer from a… Read More
Month: October 1997
On naming P450s, problems and approaches The four tables of the P450 database (plants, animals, bacteria and lower eukaryotes) are under construction. It may take a while to get the data entered that will make these tables useful. If you have additional suggestions, let me know.