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cytochrome definition

  • noun:
    • any one of a course of iron-containing proteins important in mobile respiration as catalysts of oxidation-reduction reactions.
    • any one of various relevant hemoproteins found in the cells of all organisms, that are an important part of mobile respiration.
    • (biochemistry) a class of hemoprotein whose main biological purpose is electron transfer (especially in cellular respiration)
    • some of a course of iron-containing proteins essential in mobile respiration as catalysts of oxidation-reduction responses.
    • Any of numerous related hemoproteins found in the cells on most organisms, that are an essential part of cellular respiration.
    • (biochemistry) a course of hemoprotein whose main biological purpose is electron transfer (especially in cellular respiration)
  • others:
    • In neural., a name distributed by Nissl toward alleged ‘granules,’ or nerve-cells with scanty cytoplasm incompletely surrounding a tiny nucleus which does not go beyond in size the nucleus of a typical leucocyte or neuroglia cellular: against *caryochrome cellular that has a more substantial nucleus.
    • In neural., a name written by Nissl on alleged ‘granules,’ or nerve-cells with scanty cytoplasm incompletely surrounding a small nucleus which doesn't surpass in dimensions the nucleus of a typical leucocyte or neuroglia cellular: in opposition to *caryochrome mobile which has a larger nucleus.
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