diaphorase


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diaphorase

[dī′af·ə‚rās]
(biochemistry)
Mitochondrial flavoprotein enzymes which catalyze the reduction of dyes, such as methylene blue, by reduced pyridine nucleotides such as reduced diphosphopyridine nucleotide.
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b) of control GST gene GST-alpha J03958 5,306 GST-mu U24428 3,824 GST-pi D30687 25,368 GST-theta-1 X98055 3,892 Stress-related genes HO-1 M33203 13,480 EGR-1 M20157 6,356 DT diaphorase U12961 2,926 Cytochrome P450 IIIA25 (CVP3A25) Y11995 19,041 Genes related to apoptosis and cell proliferation FasL U06948 2,006 TNF receptor-associated factor 3 U21050 3,452 Bad L37296 3,002 Granzyme A M13226 2,802 Proliferating cell nuclear antigen X53068 2,768 Fibroblast growth factor 2 M30644 1,582 c-myc proto-oncogene X00195 1,981 Tumor-related genes Alpha fetoprotein V00743 1,631 Insulin-like growth factor binding X81579 7,605 protein 1 Insulin-like growth factor 1 AF056187 1,216 Intensity relative to that of control As (III) As (V) Protein/gene (150 ppm) (200 ppm) GST gene GST-alpha 2.
The HemoCue blood glucose analyzer is a bedside or near-patient analyzer with dedicated cuvettes; glucose dehydrogenase, mutarotase, and diaphorase act on the sample in connection with a color-generating reagent.
in a cyclic redox reaction in the presence of alcohol dehydrogenase, diaphorase, and INT-violet (amplifier); and (c) the production of a formazan end product with [A.
The immature activity of the enzyme diaphorase in their erythrocytes makes infants more prone to methemoglobinemia in such circumstances; nonetheless, as my colleagues and I recently showed, even in preterm infants, applying EMLA before heel pricking does not produce methemoglobinemia [19].
Begleiter A, Leith MK, Curphey TJ, Doherty GP (1997) Induction of DT diaphorase in cancer chemoprevention and chemotherapy.
5] reductase activity (diphospho pyridine nucleotide reduced-dependent diaphorase activity--represented as international units per gram Hb) by the methemoglobin ferricyanide method (23).
It was observed recently that the administration of Ascaris sun extract (Asc) in infected mice increased NADPH diaphorase activity and TNF-[alpha] levels in the early phase of BCG infection (Ferreira et al.