coenzyme Q


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  • noun

Synonyms for coenzyme Q

any of several quinones found in living cells and that function as coenzymes that transfer electrons from one molecule to another in cell respiration

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Primary coenzyme Q deficiency is vanishingly rare in humans-only a few dozen people are known to have the disease.
Oxidative burden in prediabetic and diabetic individuals: evidence from plasma coenzyme Q (10).
Coenzyme Q 10 is a compound that is made naturally in the body.