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1

two forms of molybdopterin

1. dioxo form
2. ososulfido form

2

mitochondrial intermembrane enzyme to catalyze last step of cysteine and methionine metabolism

sulfite oxidase

3

functions in degradation of purines such as adenine and guanine

xanthine oxidase

4

high occupation exposure (miners) develop ___ due to increase in _____ activity and subsequent uric acid production

gout
xanthine oxidase