dehydrogenation


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de·hy·dro·gen·a·tion

(dē-hī'dro'jen-ā'shŭn),
Removal of a pair of hydrogen atoms from a compound by the action of enzymes (dehydrogenases) or other catalysts.

de·hy·dro·gen·a·tion

(dē-hī'drō-jĕ-nā'shŭn)
Removal of a pair of hydrogen atoms from a compound by the action of enzymes (dehydrogenases) or other catalysts.

dehydrogenation

the removal of hydrogen atoms from a donor molecule, which is oxidized, to a receptor molecule which is reduced, a reaction involving DEHYDROGENASES.
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