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Chemical Hemocyanins

Name Hemocyanins
CAS Type 1 Name Hemocyanins
Equivalent Terms alpha Haemocyanin | alpha-Haemocyanin | alpha Hemocyanin | alpha-Hemocyanin | alpha Hemocyanins | alpha-Hemocyanins | Hemocyanin
CAS Registry Number 9013-72-3
Definition Metalloproteins that function as oxygen transport proteins in the HEMOLYMPH of MOLLUSKS and ARTHROPODS. They are characterized by two copper atoms, coordinated with HISTIDINE residues, that reversibly bind a single oxygen molecule; they do not contain HEME groups.
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MeSH® ID D006433
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Hemocyanins Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  2,4-dinitrophenyl keyhole limpet hemocyanin
  4-hydroxy-3-nitrophenylacetyl-keyhole limpet hemocyanin
  deoxyhemocyanin
  fluorescein isothiocyanate-keyhole limpet hemocyanin
  hemocyanin A, lobster
  hemocyanin type 1, abalone
  hemocyanin type 2, abalone
  keyhole-limpet hemocyanin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  keyhole limpet hemocyanin phosphonamidate conjugate
  methemocyanin
  nigerosyl-keyhole limpet hemocyanin
  nitrosylhemocyanin
  oxy-beta-hemocyanin
  pseudo-hemocyanin protein, Homarus americanus
  trinitrophenyl keyhole limpet hemocyanin