albumin - publications
Human serum albumin mutants complexed Mn(iii) protoporphyrin IX as superoxide dismutase mimics.
Dalton Trans. 2013 Jul 10;
Authors: Kato R, Kobayashi Y, Akiyama M, Komatsu T
Genetically engineered human serum albumin (HSA) mutants complexed Mn(iii) protoporphyrin IX (MnPP) in the haem pocket showed superoxide dismutase activity. Replacement of a proximal Tyr-161 by non-coordinating Leu caused a remarkable increase in enzyme activity.
PMID: 23842868 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]