Definition of rubredoxin in English:

rubredoxin

noun

Biochemistry
  • Any of a class of iron-containing proteins involved in electron transfer processes within living cells.

    • ‘Based on this information, the differences in the dynamic properties between the two rubredoxins investigated here and in previous reports can be better rationalized.’

Origin

1960s: from Latin ruber, rubr- red + redox + -in.

Pronunciation

rubredoxin

/ˌruːbrɪˈdɒksɪn/