Family

Cytochrome c oxidase copper chaperone (IPR007745)

Short name: Cyt_c_oxidase_Cu-chaperone

Family relationships

None.

Description

Cox17p is essential for the assembly of functional cytochrome c oxidase (CCO) and for delivery of copper ions to the mitochondrion for insertion into the enzyme in Saccharomyces cerevisiae [PMID: 12370308].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0006825 copper ion transport

Molecular Function

GO:0016531 copper chaperone activity
GO:0005507 copper ion binding

Cellular Component

GO:0005758 mitochondrial intermembrane space

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
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