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The second or other substrate of a multisubstrate enzyme; often, specifically refers to the coenzyme.
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Earlier work by us had shown that bioremediation of recalcitrant compounds can be overcome by the use of cosubstrates.
This reaction needs reduced glutathione (GSH) as cosubstrate and GSH will be oxidized to oxidized glutathione (GSSG).
Inhibition by N-oxalylamino acid derivatives, first developed for use with collagen prolyl 4-hydroxylases, further implies that these hydroxylases are also dependent upon 2OG as a cosubstrate (Cunliffe et al.
The Diazyme enzymatic HCY assay is based on a cosubstrate conversion product cycling principle, as shown in Scheme 1.
The enzyme methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) catalyzes the reduction of methylene tetrahydrofolate to 5-methyltetrahydrofolate, the cosubstrate required for the remethylation of homocysteine to methionine.