oxygenase


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Related to oxygenase: oxidase, peroxidase, reductase, Heme oxygenase

oxygenase

[′äk·sə·jə‚nās]
(biochemistry)
An oxidoreductase that catalyzes the direct incorporation of oxygen into its substrate.
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in hypertensive rats, at least partially, resulted due to targeting heme oxygenase system.
Transcriptional and post-translational modulation of myo-inositol oxygenase by high glucose and related pathobiological stresses.
Each shell gland pouch was divided into 2 parts for biliverdin concentration assay and heme oxygenase activity measurement, respectively.
In its recent research, RIKEN analyzed the structure of indoleamine 2, 3-dioxygenase and elucidated that the oxygenase has a structure resembling a cow head.
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Their findings suggest that a patient's chances of living or dying after a lung transplant depend, in large part, on the outcome of an internal power struggle between two enzymes-heme oxygenase (Hmox) the enzyme responsible for the synthesis of CO and nitric oxide synthase (iNOS) the enzyme responsible for the synthesis of nitric oxide.
Researchers at Purdue University have developed a set of PCR primers and a real-time PCR protocol to detect and enumerate aromatic oxygenase genes, and have used them in parallel with molecular genetic community analysis as a bioremediation monitoring tool.

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