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Iodinated derivative of thyronine.
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Ribeiro et al., "The type 2 iodothyronine deiodinase is essential for adaptive thermogenesis in brown adipose tissue," The Journal of Clinical Investigation, vol.
Komatsu et al., "Thyroid hormones promote chondrocyte differentiation in mouse ATDC5 cells and stimulate endochondral ossification in fetal mouse tibias through iodothyronine deiodinases in the growth plate," Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, vol.
It was thought that consumptive hypothyroidism related with increased type 3 iodothyronine deionidase enzyme secreted by hepatic hemangioma might be present.
Furthermore, Se is also necessary in the synthesis of iodothyronine deiodinases (D), the family of selenoenzymes which are critical for the control of thyroid hormone (TH) action at the cellular level.
The thyroid hormone activating type 2 iodothyronine deiodinase (D2) is a key enzyme that regulates 3,5,3'-triiodothryonine (T3) generation, which is important when humans are exposed to the cold.
et al., 2007.--Total and free iodothyronine levels of growing Thoroughbred foals: Effects of weaning and gender.
There are three homologous iodothyronine deiodinases which catalyses these reactions.
Iodothyronine deiodinase (DIO) have three subtypes, DIO 1, 2, and 3.