Cytochrome-c oxidase. Subunit structure and proton pumping.

  title={Cytochrome-c oxidase. Subunit structure and proton pumping.},
  author={Maurizio Brunori and Giovanni Antonini and Francesco Malatesta and Paolo Sarti and Michael T. Wilson},
  journal={European journal of biochemistry},
  volume={169 1},
This article reviews the significance of the subunit structure of cytochrome-c oxidase in proton pumping and in particular summarizes available evidences for or against a role of subunit III in the control of this important function of the enzyme.