The Constitution of the Prosthetic Group of Catalase

@inproceedings{Stern2003TheCO,
  title={The Constitution of the Prosthetic Group of Catalase},
  author={Kurt G. Stern},
  year={2003}
}
The constitution of the enzyme catalase is similar to that of hemoglobin. The prosthetic group is a hematin (1) and combines with a specific protein to form the enzyme molecule. Spectroscopic evidence suggests a close relationship between the porphyrin-iron complex contained in the enzyme and protohematin, the prosthetic group of hemoglobin (1). In the… CONTINUE READING