QH2-cytochrome c reductase


QH2-cytochrome c reductase
Membrane-bound complex in the mitochondrial inner membrane, responsible for electron transfer from reduced coenzyme Q to cytochrome c. Contains cytochromes b and c1, and iron-sulphur proteins.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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