cytochrome-c oxidase activity

id: GO:0004129
name: cytochrome-c oxidase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the reaction: 4 ferrocytochrome c + O2 + 4 H+ = 4 ferricytochrome c + 2 H2O.

Parent Functions

GO:0015002heme-copper terminal oxidase activity
GO:0015078hydrogen ion transmembrane transporter activity
GO:0016676oxidoreductase activity, acting on a heme group of donors, oxygen as acceptor