Published Online: 28 MAY 2003
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McCormick, D. B. 2003. Oxidation–Reduction Reactions. eLS. .
- Published Online: 28 MAY 2003
Oxidation–reduction reactions in nature are usually catalysed by enzymes classified broadly as oxidoreductases. These enhance the rate of electron transfer from an oxidizable substrate, typically a hydrogen donor, to a reducible acceptor.
- haem systems;
- pyridine nucleotides;