flavoenzyme

flavoenzyme

 [fla″vo-en´zīm]
any enzyme containing a flavin nucleotide (FMN or FAD) as a prosthetic group (non–amino acid component).

fla·vo·en·zyme

(flā'vō-en'zīm),
Any enzyme that possesses a flavin nucleotide as coenzyme; for example, xanthine oxidase, succinate dehydrogenase.
Synonym(s): yellow enzyme

flavoenzyme

/fla·vo·en·zyme/ (-en´zīm) any enzyme containing a flavin nucleotide (FMN or FAD) as a prosthetic group.

fla·vo·en·zyme

(flā'vō-en'zīm)
Any enzyme that possesses a flavin nucleotide as coenzyme; e.g., xanthine oxidase, succinate dehydrogenase.

flavoenzyme

any enzyme containing a flavin nucleotide (FMN or FAD) as a prosthetic group.
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Purification and characterization of the flavoenzyme glutathione reductase from rat liver.
2] in different cellular compartments [35] and a member of flavoenzyme family which catalyzes the regenerates GSH from GSSG, with NADPH as a source of reducing power.
Purification and characterization of flavoenzyme glutathione reductase from rat liver.
Cellular concentrations of GSH and GSSG are regulated by the flavoenzyme GR, which catalyzes the following reaction:
The present volume considers such topics as flavoenzymes involved in non-redox reactions, mechanisms of bacterial luciferase and related flavin reductases, choline oxidase and related systems, toward understanding the mechanism of oxygen activation by flavoprotein oxidases, glutamate synthase, and flavoprotein dehalogenases.
falciparum Thioredoxin reductase (PfTrxR) , belonging to the family of dimeric flavoenzymes, which includes lipoamide dehydrogenase, glutathione reductase, and mercuric ion reductase, is a high molecular weight enzyme that reduces Thioredoxin (Trx) (7).
The role of flavoenzymes in the metabolism of several B vitamins points to the possibility that riboflavin status may influence homocysteine metabolism and thereby plasma tHcy concentration.