Definition of coenzyme Q in English:

coenzyme Q

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noun

  • another term for ubiquinone.
    More 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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