oxidoreductases


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oxidoreductases

A group of enzymes that promote oxidation-reduction reactions. The group includes some enzymes also known as dehydrogenases and oxidases.
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In conclusion, changes in distribution pattern of oxidoreductases in placenta following early gestational malaria have posed severe threat to maternal-foetal well-being which is thought to be responsible for foetal deaths and abortions (15-18) in infected monkeys.
The oxidoreductase 3 (or 17) [beta]-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase [3 (or 17) [beta]-hydroxysteroid : NAD ([P.
3 (or17) [beta]-HSD activity: In normal placenta the syncytial cytoplasm of chorionic villi showed intense HSD activity whereas the cytotrophoblasts, villous mesenchyme and cells in the intervillous spaces were devoid of the oxidoreductase activity (Fig.
Cellular exposure to oxidative stress initiated by ROS leads to the coordinated induction of genes encoding antioxidant enzymes including NQ01, NRH:quinone oxidoreductase 2 (NQ02), glutathione Stransferase Ya subunit (GST Ya subunit), heme oxygenase 1 (HO-1), glutamate cysteine ligase (CCL) and so on.
Abbreviations: NQ01, NAD(P)H:quinone oxidoreductase 1; PDT.
Upregulation of NAD(P)H:Quinone oxidoreductase by radiation potentiates the effect of bioreductive beta-lapachone on cancer cells.
Heat shock increases expression of NAD(P)H:quinone oxidoreductase (NQ01), mediator of beta-lapachone cytotoxicity, by increasing NQ01 gene activity and via Hsp70-mediated stabilisation of NQ01 protein.
Heat-induced up-regulation of NAD(P)H:quinone oxidoreductase potentiates anticancer effects of beta-lapachone.
NAD(P)H:Quinone oxidoreductase activity is the principal determinant of beta-lapachone cytotoxicity.
FIGURE 20 WORLDWIDE MARKET FOR OXIDOREDUCTASES, BY REGION, 2008-2015 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 35 WORLDWIDE MARKET SHARES OF OXIDOREDUCTASE MANUFACTURERS, 2009 (%)
FIGURE 5 WORLDWIDE MARKET SHARES OF OXIDOREDUCTASE MANUFACTURERS, 2009 (%)