ubiquinone


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Synonyms for ubiquinone

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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Dietary chlorophyll metabolites catalyze the photoreduction of plasma ubiquinone. Photochem Photobiol.
Wiskich, Partial purification and characterization of complex I, NADH: ubiquinone reductase, from the inner membrane of beetroot mitochondria, Plant Physiol.
COQ6 is required for the biosynthesis of CoQ[sub]10 (also referred to as ubiquinone).
The NADH-ubiquinone oxidoreductase Fe-S protein 1 (NDUFS1) and the NADH-ubiquinone oxidoreductase subunit B6 (NDUFB6) belong to NADH dehydrogenase (ubiquinone) is related to oxidative-phosphorylation (OXPHOS).
Coenzyme Q, also known as ubiquinone, is a hydrophobic lipophilic molecule synthesized by all animal tissues.
showed that the expression of mitochondrial protein nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide dehydrogenase (ubiquinone) Fe-S protein 3 (NDUFS3) was significantly decreased in the sperm of patients with Asthenozoospermia (AS), and DJ-1 may play a role in maintaining mitochondrial function by means of the association with NDUFS3 during spermatogenesis in the testes.
To clarify the involvement of mROS in the LPS-induced shift of lipid metabolism, in this study we used MitoQ, a ubiquinone derivative that is covalently attached to a lipophilic triphenylphosphonium cation.
These variables are related to seven metabolic pathways, including TCA cycle, ubiquinone and other terpenoid quinone biosyntheses, N-glycan biosynthesis, other glycan degradation, glycosaminoglycan degradation, and glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) anchor biosynthesis and glycosphingolipid biosynthesis-ganglioseries.
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The NADH2 serves as an alternative to the multisubunit respiratory complex I, and catalyzes the transfer of electrons from NADH to ubiquinone in the mitochondrial respiratory chain.
These complexes are known as nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NADH): ubiquinone oxidoreductase (complex I), succinate dehydrogenase (complex II), ubiquinol-cytochrome c oxidoreductase (complex III), cytochrome c oxidase (complex IV) and ATP synthase (complex V).
The mitochondrial electron carrier ubiquinone carries electrons deposited at mitochondrial complex 2 (succinate dehydrogenase) to complex 3 (ubiquinol-cytochrome c oxidoreductase), independent of complex 1 inhibition (Nicholls and Ferguson 2013).
conducted an open-label clinical trial in 37 women (aged 35-60 years) to ascertain the effectiveness of an anti-aging moisturizer containing Astragalus membranaceus root extract, a peptide blend including palmitoyl tripeptide-38, standardized rosemary leaf extract (ursolic acid), tetrahexyldecyl ascorbate (THD ascorbate), and ubiquinone (coenzyme Q10).
Coenzyme Q10 is also known as ubiquinone. This, because it is considered ubiquitous in the human body.