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Methyl-coenzyme M reductase
Methyl-coenzyme M reductase (MCR) is an enzyme that occurs in archaea and catalyzes the formation of methane by combining the hydrogen donor coenzyme B and the methyl donor coenzyme M. The enzyme has two active sites, each occupied by the nickel-containing F430 cofactor. This conversion is symbolically written as:
Categories: Thiols | Enzymes | Transferases | Anaerobic digestion
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