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Which of the following molecule is used by laccase group of biocatalysts to function properly?

(a) Molecular oxygen

(b) Manganese

(c) Carbon dioxide

(d) Methane

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This intriguing question originated from Organic Pollutants topic in portion Biodegradation of Organic Pollutants of Environmental Biotechnology

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Right answer is (a) Molecular oxygen

The best I can explain: Molecular oxygen is the molecule which is used by laccase group of biocatalysts to function properly as they are a group of copper containing blue oxidase and not Manganese, Carbon dioxide and Methane.

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