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beta oxidation

[′bād·ə äks·ə′dā·shən]
(biochemistry)
Catabolism of fatty acids in which the fatty acid chain is shortened by successive removal of two carbon fragments from the carboxyl end of the chain.
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Inhibition of beta-oxidation decreased oxygen consumption in the 5- and 8-cell stages, and might be directly related to a decrease in blastocyst production rates (28).
Early in the course of NAFLD, increased flow of reducing equivalents through the ETC provided from the increased beta-oxidation of fatty acids results in increased mitochondrial reactive oxygen species (ROS) production, which are derived primarily from complexes I and III [29, 32, 57, 58].
Mitochondrial long chain fatty acid beta-oxidation in man and mouse.
Peroxisomal beta-oxidation, PPAR [alpha], and steatohepatitis," American Journal of Physiology, vol.
Chewing the fat: beta-oxidation in signaling and development.
In comparison, the presence of: multiple small intracellular lipid droplets with an undisplaced nucleus generally defines microvesicular steatosis, which has been thought to result from impaired mitochondrial beta-oxidation of fatty acids, Dr.
In comparison, the presence of multiple small intracellular lipid droplets with an undisplaced nucleus generally defines microvesicular steatosis, which has been thought to result from impaired mitochondrial beta-oxidation of fatty acids.
Deficiency of CPT II is the most common autosomal recessive disorder of mitochondrial beta-oxidation of long chain fatty acids.
Tianeptine, a new tricyclic antidepressant metabolized by beta-oxidation of its heptanoic side chain, inhibits the mitochondrial oxidation of medium and short chain fatty acids in mice.
Once inside the mitochondria, L-carnitine releases these fatty acids and they are broken down by beta-oxidation to produce ATP or energy.