endobiotic


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en·do·bi·ot·ic

(en'dō-bī-ot'ik),
Living as a parasite within the host.

endobiotic

(ĕn′də-bī-ŏt′ĭk)
adj.
Living as a parasite or symbiont within the tissues of a host.

endobiotic

(ĕn″dō-bī-ŏt′ĭk) [″ + bios, life]
Pert. to an organism living parasitically in the host.
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The human cytochrome P450 (CYP) enzymes play a major role in the metabolism of endobiotics and numerous xenobiotics including drugs.
The P450 cytochromes are a superfamily of hemeproteins that catalyze the metabolism of a large number of xenobiotics and endobiotics.