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Ligands

Posted: Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:01 pm
by Ashvi_Luthra_4H
What exactly are the roles of ligands in biological processes and what do they connect to in the body?

Re: Ligands

Posted: Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:13 pm
by jessicahe4Elavelle
Chronium - assists insulin in control of blood sugar
Iron - facilitates electron transfer in the oxidation of carbohydrates, proteins and fats
Cobalt - for Vitamin B12
Manganese, Nickel, Copper and Zinc - critical for enzime function.

Re: Ligands

Posted: Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:20 pm
by ElliotPourdavoud 1A
Commenting so I can come back to this when studying ligands.

Re: Ligands

Posted: Fri Dec 07, 2018 9:56 pm
by 305127455
Magnesium ligands are in chlorophyll and critical for electron transport chain there.