coenzyme Q

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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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Bioenergetics in clinical medicine: prevention by forms of coenzyme Q of the inhibition by adriamycin of coenzyme Q10-enzymes in mitochondria of the myocardium.
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.
Loss of Bone Mineral Density Associated with Age in Male Rats Fed on Sunflower Oil Is Avoided by Virgin Olive Oil Intake or Coenzyme Q Supplementation.
Bentinger M, Brismar K, Dallner G, 2007, The antioxidant role of coenzyme Q. Mitochondrion.