ubiquinone
noun Etymology: blend of Latin ubique everywhere and English quinone; from its widespread occurrence in nature Date: 1958 any of a group of lipid-soluble quinones that are found especially in mitochondria, have a long isoprenoid side chain, and function in oxidative phosphorylation as electron-carrying coenzymes in electron transport

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  • ubiquinone — ● ubiquinone nom féminin (latin ubique, partout) Synonyme de coenzyme Q. ● ubiquinone (synonymes) nom féminin (latin ubique, partout) Synonymes : coenzyme Q …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ubiquinone — ubiquinone. См. убихинон. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • ubiquinone — ubiquinone. = coenzyme Q (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Ubiquinone — Coenzyme Q10 Coenzyme Q10 Général Nom IUPAC 2,3 diméthoxy 5 méthyl 6 decaprénylbenzoquinone Synonymes …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ubiquinone — (= coenzyme Q) Small molecule with a hydrocarbon chain (usually of several isoprene units) that serves as an important electron carrier in the respiratory chain. The acquisition of an electron and a proton by ubiquinone produces ubisemiquinone (a …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Ubiquinone — Убихинон Коэнзим Q10 или Убихинон или кофермент Q10 или кофермент Q (ubiquinone, coenzyme Q10, coenzyme Q) это бензохинон, содержащий хиноидную группу (отсюда обозначение Q) и содержащий 10 изопрениловых групп (отсюда число 10). Содержание 1… …   Википедия

  • ubiquinone — u·bi·qui·none (yo͞o bĭ kwĭ nōnʹ, kĭnʹōn) n. A quinone compound that serves as an electron carrier between flavoproteins and in cellular respiration.   [Latin ubī(que), everywhere; see ubiquity + quinone.] * * * ▪ biochemistry also called… …   Universalium

  • ubiquinone — noun any of several quinones that have a role in cellular respiration Syn: coenzyme Q …   Wiktionary

  • ubiquinone — A 2,3 dimethoxy 5 methyl 1,4 benzoquinone with a multiprenyl side chain; a mobile component of electron transport. SEE ALSO: coenzyme Q. * * * ubi·qui·none yü bik wə .nōn, .yü bi kwi nōn n any of a group of lipid soluble quinones that contain a… …   Medical dictionary

  • ubiquinone — ubi·qui·none …   English syllables

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