cyclophorase

noun cy·clo·pho·rase
variants: or

cyclophorase system

Definition of cyclophorase

plural

-s

  1. :  a complex of enzymes associated with mitochondria (as of the liver and kidney) that catalyzes oxidations (as of acids participating in the Krebs cycle), oxidative phosphorylation, and various syntheses (as of hippuric acid)

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Origin and Etymology of cyclophorase

cycl- + phor- + -ase


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