"Laccase" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A copper-containing oxidoreductase enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of 4-benzenediol to 4-benzosemiquinone. It also has activity towards a variety of O-quinols and P-quinols. It primarily found in FUNGI and is involved in LIGNIN degradation, pigment biosynthesis and detoxification of lignin-derived products.
- Urishiol Oxidase
- Oxidase, Urishiol
- p-Diphenol Oxidase
- Oxidase, p-Diphenol
- p Diphenol Oxidase
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Laccase" by people in Profiles.
Heung LJ, Luberto C, Plowden A, Hannun YA, Del Poeta M. The sphingolipid pathway regulates Pkc1 through the formation of diacylglycerol in Cryptococcus neoformans. J Biol Chem. 2004 May 14; 279(20):21144-53.