Definición de peroxisome en inglés:

peroxisome

Silabificación: per·ox·i·some
Pronunciación: /pəˈräksiˌsōm
 
/

sustantivo

Biology
A small organelle that is present in the cytoplasm of many cells and that contains the reducing enzyme catalase and usually some oxidases.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The contributing enzymes are localized in three different organelles, chloroplasts, peroxisomes, and mitochondria.
  • These receptors were originally discovered as proteins activated by agents that stimulate proliferation of peroxisomes in rat liver.
  • We need to know more about the other enzymes in the lantern peroxisomes.

Origen

1960s: from peroxide + -some3.

Derivativos

peroxisomal

Pronunciación: /-ˌräksiˈsōməl/
adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Catalase, a well-known peroxisomal marker enzyme, was also included in this work.
  • This family includes receptors for steroid hormones, thyroid hormones, hormonal forms of vitamin A and D, and peroxisomal activators.
  • The other two proteins identified, Fox2 and Ams1, are peroxisomal and vacuolar enzymes, respectively.

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