Ubiquinone

Known as: coenzyme-q, Coenzyme Q, 2-(3,7,11,15,19,23,27,31,35,39-Decamethyl-2,6,10,14,18,22,26,30,34,38-tetracontadecanyl)-5,6-dimethoxy-3-methyl-2,5-cyclohexadiene-1,4-dione 
A lipid-soluble benzoquinone which is involved in ELECTRON TRANSPORT in mitochondrial preparations. The compound occurs in the majority of aerobic… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Under resting conditions, Pink1 knockout cells and cells derived from patients with PINK1 mutations display a loss of… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The quinoid nucleus of the benzoquinone, ubiquinone (coenzyme Q; Q), is derived from the shikimate pathway in bacteria and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Hereditary paraganglioma (PGL) is characterized by the development of benign, vascularized tumors in the head and neck. The most… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We have investigated the regulation of the mitochondrial permeability transition pore (PTP) by ubiquinone analogues. We found… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
1. Statins inhibit synthesis of mevalonate, a precursor of ubiquinone that is a central compound of the mitochondrial respiratory… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The mitochondrial electron transport enzyme NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase (complex I), which is encoded by both mitochondrial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Idiopathic Parkinson's disease may have a low-level familial association but does not follow mendelian patterns of inheritance… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Submitochondrial particles from bovine heart in which NADH dehydrogenase is reduced by either addition of NADH and rotenone or by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
1. Pigeon heart mitochondria produce H(2)O(2) at a maximal rate of about 20nmol/min per mg of protein. 2. Succinate-glutamate and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
Ubiquinol-6 (reduced coenzyme Q6) was more effective than ubiquinone-6 and almost as effective as a-tocopherol in reducing the… (More)
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