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Descriptor English: Ubiquinone
Descriptor Spanish: Ubiquinona
Descriptor Portuguese: Ubiquinona
Descriptor French: Ubiquinones
Entry term(s): Coenzyme Q
Tree number(s): D02.806.250.900
D08.211.935
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014451
Scope note: A lipid-soluble benzoquinone which is involved in ELECTRON TRANSPORT in mitochondrial preparations. The compound occurs in the majority of aerobic organisms, from bacteria to higher plants and animals.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Pharm Action: Micronutrients
Registry Number: 1339-63-5
DeCS ID: 29572
Unique ID: D014451
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2007/07/09
Ubiquinone - Preferred
Concept UI M0022211
Scope note A lipid-soluble benzoquinone which is involved in ELECTRON TRANSPORT in mitochondrial preparations. The compound occurs in the majority of aerobic organisms, from bacteria to higher plants and animals.
Preferred term Ubiquinone
Entry term(s) Coenzyme Q



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