epoxide


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epoxide

[e′päk‚sīd]
(organic chemistry)
A reactive group in which an oxygen atom is joined to each of two carbon atoms which are already bonded.
A three-membered cyclic ether. Also known as oxirane.
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The Vitamin-K epoxide reductase (VKOR) enzyme hydroxylates vitamin K and it converts it into active vitamin K (Vit-K(H2)).
The report provides comprehensive information on the Soluble Epoxide Hydrolase (Epoxide Hydratase or Aryl Epoxide Hydrase or EC 3.
5-2 mmol) were added to a solution of epoxide (1 mmol) in acetic anhydride (1 mL).
Analyses were conducted for individual analytes, total chlordane/heptachlor-related compounds (sum of heptachlor epoxide, oxychlordane, and trans-nonachlor), and total PCBs.
Soluble epoxide hydrolase (sEH), a member of the epoxide hydrolase family, is found mostly in cytosol but also in the peroxisomes of some mammalian tissues including liver, kidney, intestine and vascular tissues (Morisseau and Hammock 2013).
As alternative for limonene epoxide definition in the simulation, the user can choose between: i) using a probe molecule (i.
Thecytosol permittedPAH diol epoxide to react with glutathione conjugate (GSH) giving rise to diol epoxide conjugates (Dreijet al.
The first component was a bisphenol-A based epoxide derivative modified with tetraethoxysilane (TEOS) oligomer and the second component was a high-solids fluorinated acrylic copolymer.
In this study, nitro fatty acids were found to inhibit (block the action of) an enzyme called soluble epoxide hydrolase, and this in turn lowered blood pressure.
also has an affinity to interact with the oxygen of metal oxide [45] as well as of the epoxide of ENR [6,35].
Nitro fatty acids appear to inhibit an enzyme known as soluble epoxide hydrolase, which regulates blood pressure, said the research in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a peer-reviewed US journal.