Biological Functions

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Jarrett Peyrefitte 2K
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Biological Functions

Postby Jarrett Peyrefitte 2K » Sat Dec 07, 2019 3:35 pm

What are the biological functions of naturally occurring coordination compounds?

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Re: Biological Functions

Postby Alfred Barrion 2H » Sat Dec 07, 2019 3:36 pm

Cisplatin can be used in chemotherapy treatment by stopping cell division but I'm not quite sure if it's naturally occurring...

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Re: Biological Functions

Postby Joowon Seo 3A » Sat Dec 07, 2019 4:39 pm

Myoglobin contains a naturally occurring coordination compound where the central TM cation is Fe. The Fe binds to oxygen in order to transport it around the body.

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