cocarboxylase


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cocarboxylase

(ˌkəʊkɑːˈbɒksɪˌleɪz)
n
(Chemistry) thiamine pyrophosphate
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Noun1.cocarboxylase - a coenzyme important in respiration in the Krebs cycle
coenzyme - a small molecule (not a protein but sometimes a vitamin) essential for the activity of some enzymes
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5% 1-2 ml i/v with 5% glucose; calcium pantothenate 20% 1-2 ml i/v with 50 ml glucose; cocarboxylase 75-100 mg: riboflavin mononucleotide 1% 1-2 ml; nicotinic acid 1% 1-2 ml; alpha tocopherol acetate 5-10 mg/kg; retinol acetate 33 thousands MU i/m; piridoxalphosphate 0.
Thiamin (vitamin B1) is the active form of thiamine pyrophosphate, which functions as a cocarboxylase.