/ (juːˈbɪkwɪˌnəʊn) /
another name for coenzyme Q
Words nearby ubiquinone
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Medical definitions for ubiquinone
[ yōō′bĭ-kwĭ-nōn′, yōō-bĭk′wə-nōn′ ]
A quinone compound that serves as an electron carrier between various flavoproteins and in cellular respiration.
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Scientific definitions for ubiquinone
[ yōō′bĭ-kwĭ-nōn′ ]
Any of various fat-soluble quinone compounds found in most aerobic organisms and serving as electron carriers in cellular respiration. Also called coenzyme Q
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