redox enzyme


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redox enzyme

An enzyme that catalyzes oxidation-reduction reactions.
See also: enzyme
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Thioredoxin, a redox enzyme released in infection and inflammation, is a unique chemoattractant for neutrophils, monocytes, and T cells.
Steegborn, "The lifespan-regulator p66Shc in mitochondria: redox enzyme or redox sensor?" Antioxidants and Redox Signaling, vol.
Wahle, "Olive oil phenolics: effects on DNA oxidation and redox enzyme mRNA in prostate cells," British Journal of Nutrition, vol.
Secondary metabolites that are formed of mainly phenolic groups will act as electron donors in enzymatic antioxidant systems that uses a variety of redox enzymes to catalyze the transfer of electrons to ROS (Maldonado et all., 2007; Gholizadeh, 2011).