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    • Biochemical Analysis of Manganese Superoxide Dismutase Mutations 

      Karlin, Molly; Hackett, Samantha; Richardson, Clara; Brabetz, Barbara (2016-04-04)
      Manganese Superoxide Dismutase, MnSOD, is a catalyst for antioxidant activity and provides a mechanism to convert highly active superoxide molecules radicals to a less toxic molecule in the form of hydrogen peroxide. This ...
    • What the HEC?: Functionality of Human Erythrocyte Catalase 

      Rockwell, Nicholas; Rogers, Stephanie; Brabetz, Barbara (2016-04-04)
      Human Erythrocyte Catalase (HEC) is an enzyme that catalyzes the 2-step decomposition of hydrogen peroxide, H2O2, to water and oxygen inside the red blood cells of humans. In 1 second, HEC can decompose up to 1 million ...