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Medical Term:

sulfite oxidase

 

Definition: 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.

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