Definition of dehydrogenase
: an enzyme that accelerates the removal of hydrogen from metabolites and its transfer to other substances — compare succinate dehydrogenase
Recent Examples of dehydrogenase from the Web
That intolerance occurs in some people of Mediterranean or African origin who have a G6PD (Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase) genetic deficiency.
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Origin and Etymology of dehydrogenase
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1923See Words from the same year
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