Skip to Content
Medical Term:

sulfite oxidase


a liver oxidoreductase (hemoprotein) catalyzing the reaction of inorganic sulfite ion with O2 and water to produce sulfate ion and H2O2; a lower level of activity of this enzyme is observed in cases of molybdenum cofactor deficiency.

© Copyright 2017 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.