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What does FD stand for?

FD stands for Ferredoxin

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Russell and Martin offer yet another piece of circumstantial evidence that life may have emerged from iron sulfide-catalyzed chemistry: Many of the large proteins that drive basic biochemical reactions today--such as ferredoxin, a protein that mediates metabolic reactions--rely on smaller iron sulfur cofactors.
554] in whole cells of Chlamydomonas reinhardi, and inhibits either ferredoxin or ferredoxin-NADP oxidoreductase (Hiyama et al.
The lecture proceeds with a discussion of the various structures of the iron and copper proteins involved (cytochromes, ferredoxins and plastocyanins) and shows that we currently know rather less about the manganese site implicated in the water-splitting step.