reductase


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Related to reductase: oxidase, Ribonucleotide reductase, Nitrate reductase, Glutathione reductase
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an enzyme that catalyses the biochemical reduction of some specified substance

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Study design: The 70% ethanolic extract of Balanites aegyptiaca fruit mesocarp and its fractions were screened for inhibition of the aldose reductase enzyme.
5 Alpha Avocuta is shown to significantly inhibit 5-alpha reductase activity, and help prevent itching, redness and desquamation.
Since Oxantel was known to inhibit fumarate reductase in some bacteria, they then successfully tested its ability to inhibit fumarate reductase activity in Porphyromonas gingivalis, one of the major bacterial components of periodontitis biofilms.
The IVS1-2A>G mutation in the SRD5A2 gene predominates in Cypriot patients with 5a reductase deficiency.
Trypanothione reductase uses NADH as an electron donor for the reduction of trypanothione disulfide to trypanothione.
Cytochrome b5 reductase deficiency and mental retardation.
After 28 days of administration, hepatic HMGCoA reductase levels were significantly elevated in the animals on a high fat diet.
340] as oxidised glutathione (GSSG) is reduced back to the reduced form (GSH) by glutathione reductase.
However, folate requires metabolic transformation catalysed by several enzymes including methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase.
0 or lower should consider taking a 5-alpha reductase inhibitor to prevent prostate cancer, according to newly released clinical practice guidelines.
HMG-CoA reductase (or 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA reductase or HMGR) is the rate controlling enzyme (EC 1.
Among their topics are the genetics and genomics of the ribonucleotide reductase (RNR) family, advanced spectroscopic studies, and some recent research into the anaerobic RNR.
Universtiy of Illinois (Urbana, IL) has patented a new xylose reductase encoding gene from Neurspora crassa was heterologously expressed in E.
LIPOVAS (simvastatin) is an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor co-developed by Merck & Co.