“Pulling the plug” on cellular copper: The role of mitochondria in copper export

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Leary, Scot C.; Winge, Dennis R.; Cobine, Paul A.;

Mitochondria contain two enzymes, Cu, Zn superoxide dismutase (Sod1) and cytochrome c oxidase (CcO), that require copper as a cofactor for their biological activity. The copper used for their metallation originates from a conserved, bioactive pool contained within the m... View more
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