flavine


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fla·vine

 (flā′vēn′)
n.
1. Variant of flavin.
2. Any of several acridine derivatives, such as acriflavine, formerly used as antiseptics.

flavine

(ˈfleɪvɪn)
n
1. (Elements & Compounds) another name for acriflavine hydrochloride
2. (Elements & Compounds) a variant spelling of flavin

fla•vin

(ˈfleɪ vɪn)

n.
any of a group of yellow nitrogen-containing pigments, as riboflavin, that function as coenzymes.
[< German Flavine (1933) < Latin flāv(us) yellow + German -ine -in1]
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SDH catalyzes the oxidation of succinate to fumarate by reducing the flavine adenine dinucleotide (FAD) on its flavoprotein subunit.
Flavine adenine dinucleotide (FAD) exhibits fluorescence due to its isoalloxazine conjugated ring structure.