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coenzyme Q

Syllabification: co·en·zyme Q

Definition of coenzyme Q in English:

noun

Another term for ubiquinone.
Example sentences
  • Topical creams containing antioxidants like vitamin C or coenzyme Q 10 rebuild collagen and stop free radicals from interfering with the body's own natural repair process.
  • Because coenzyme Q 10 is classified as a dietary supplement, it is not regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
  • Ubiquinone, or coenzyme Q, is a ubiquitous electron-shuttling molecule found in nearly all cells.

Origin

Q from quinone.

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