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Follow protons in the detoxification of superoxide radicals


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​In collaboration with researchers from the Biophysics of Oxidative Stress laboratory (DJBC, CEA-Saclay) researchers at our institute have succeeded in identifying hydroxide species in the active site of superoxide reductase (SOR) giving new light on the mechanisms of elimination of superoxide radicals, a toxic to the cell.

Published on 3 March 2006

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