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coenzymes

Small organic molecules, acting as cofactors that must bind to an enzyme before it can function properly. Tightly-bound coenzymes are called prosthetic groups; loosely-bound coenzymes are more like cosubstrates. Most of the B vitamins are coenzymes.
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Summary: This report provides prediction and investigation of the coenzyme q10 market.
[sup.14]C-labeled coenzyme A incorporation was assessed by liquid scintillation counting.
While coenzyme Q10 optimizes mitochondrial function and protects them from free radical damage, scientists have found another coenzyme that triggers the creation of new mitochondria altogether.
Coenzymes Q1, Q2, Q4, Q6, and Q7 have also shown activities similar to that of coenzyme Q9; they are therefore potential candidates for measuring plasma reducing power.
Volume of gelatin soared 42.7% in drug stores to $5.8 million in the tracking period, while sales of coenzymes and Q-10 coenzymes jumped 25.6% to $18.6 million, according to IRI.
Pointing out the versatility of coenzymes, Ferris adds that "they may have survived because they can do some tasks that neither nucleic acids nor proteins can do."
Euler-Chelpin had shown that Harden's coenzyme included nicotinamide (see 1923).
Coenzymes/Q-10 coenzymes 48,069,356 + 16.5% 3,561,883
With a little tailoring, roughly half of the 13 known vitamins can function as coenzymes -- helper molecules that enable enzymes to perform their handiwork in the body.
Mass market retail sales of coenzymes, particularly coenzyme Q-10, shot up 27.6% to $46.7 million during the 12 months ended August 20, while drug store volume increased 33.7% to $15.1 million.
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