Flavin Biondo, the first Renaissance writer on the topography of ancient Rome (1388-1463), was a native of Forli.
Therefore it is important to try and comprehend how reduced flavin can complex and actually reduce oxygen to hydrogen peroxide.
flavin domain in green in the image on the left.
Fig 2: A flavin ring system in the oxidized form The reactivity of the flavin ring lies in the extent of its conjugation.
glutathione reductase reaction a hydride ion is transferred from the bound coenzyme NADPH to the flavin ring system of FAD.