dehydrogenases


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dehydrogenases

A large number of enzymes that activate oxidation-reduction reactions by the removal of a pair of hydrogen atoms from a molecule.
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In humans, this primary pathway of ethanol metabolism involves oxidation to acetaldehyde by the enzyme alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH).
DNA methylation and expression of genes coding for lactate dehydrogenase A and C during rodent spermatogenesis.
Oliver May, Business Manager for DSM comments: "This agreement further broadens our alcohol dehydrogenase platform which we set up for rapid screening programs for our customers and the development of cost efficient production of a large spectrum of chiral secondary alcohols.
Our experience serves as a reminder that laboratories should inquire how the manufacturers of their ethanol assays have addressed the issue of dehydrogenase interference.
Genes and gene products sharing a common ancestry, such as alcohol dehydrogenases, are referred to as homologous.
ADH5 encodes [chi]-ADH, a ubiquitously expressed formaldehyde dehydrogenase with very low affinity for ethanol.
Succinate dehydrogenase (SDH) has frequently been used as a qualitative histochemical marker for the presence of "ragged-red fibers" in skeletal muscle, which indicates abnormally increased numbers of mitochondria; this defect also is detected by the modified Gomori trichrome stain.
Somero looked at the enzyme lactate dehydrogenase from closely related species of cold-water fish called notothenioids.
the leader in global metabolism, biomarker discovery and analysis, announces the publication of "Ethylene Glycol Monomethyl Ether-Induced Toxicity is Mediated through the Inhibition of Flavoprotein Dehydrogenase Enzyme Family", in the journal Toxicological Sciences on July 8, 2010.
Isolated 2-methylbutyrylglycinuria caused by short/branched-chain aryl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency: identification of a new enzyme defect, resolution of its molecular basis, and evidence for distinct aryl-CoA dehydrogenases in isoleucine and valine metabolism.
For the first time, two crystallographers have figured out the three-dimensional structure of a short-chain dehydrogenase, an enzyme belonging to a widespread class of compounds that regulate levels of sugars, prostaglandins, alcohols and other important substances.
11beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenases (11beta-HSDs) are enzymes that play an important role in the interconversion of glucocorticoids between the active and inactive forms.