Molecular Aspects of Iron Metabolism in Pathogenic and Symbiotic Plant-Microbe Associations by Dominique Expert and Mark R. O'Brian
English | ISBN: 9400752660 | 2013 | PDF | 95 pages | 1,2 MB
Iron plays a key role in biology as essential cofactor of numerous proteins. However, since it is only slightly soluble its bioavailability can be readily compromised under aerobic conditions. Moreover, due to its ability to catalyze the generation of free radicals, iron can also be toxic.