Molybdenum-Containing Enzymes

  • Dimitri Niks
  • Russ Hille
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1876)


An overview of modern methods used in the preparation and characterization of molybdenum-containing enzymes is presented, with an emphasis on those methods that have been developed over the past decade to address specific difficulties frequently encountered in studies of these enzymes.

Key words

Molybdenum enzymes Xanthine oxidase Sulfite oxidase DMSO reductase Anaerobiosis 



Work in the authors’ laboratory is supported by a grant from the Department of Energy (DE-SC0010666 to RH).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dimitri Niks
    • 1
  • Russ Hille
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryUniversity of California, RiversideRiversideUSA

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