dehydrogenase


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dehydrogenase

[dē′hī·drə·jə‚nās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme which removes hydrogen atoms from a substrate and transfers it to an acceptor other than oxygen.
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Purification and properties of very-long chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase.
Men also have higher levels of the enzyme alcohol dehydrogenase.
3 Glucose-6phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) catalyzes the rate-determining step in the pentose phosphate pathway and produces NADPH to fuel glutathione recycling.
Glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency an X-linked disorder is the most common enzymatic disorder of red blood cells in humans affecting more than 400 million people worldwide.
Significant differences were noted for lactate dehydrogenase activity among male HAEC groups treated with LDL and antioxidants, alone or in combination.
18 September 2013 - A study, carried out in China, has demonstrated that the protein isocitrate dehydrogenase (IDH1) is found at high levels in lung cancers and can be detected in the blood, making it a non-invasive diagnostic plasma biomarker for the disease, the American Association for Cancer Research said yesterday.
The simplicity in the design of the biosensor makes it an ideal example in the design of other biosensors based on dehydrogenase.
The global prevalence of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
ii) related enzymes exhibit SI in the conditions employed, as is the case for IMP dehydrogenase [2], and
In humans, this primary pathway of ethanol metabolism involves oxidation to acetaldehyde by the enzyme alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH).
Campylobacter needs selenium to make the formate dehydrogenase enzyme required for respiration, but it is not known how selenium is acquired or metabolized by Campylobacter or many other bacteria.