NADH dehydrogenasemedical dictionary


<cell biology> A flavoprotein containing iron. cytochrome C may act as receptor. The enzyme reversibly catalyses the oxidation of NADH to NAD and reduced acceptor.

An inherited deficiency of this complex results in overwhelming acidosis.

Synonyms: cytochrome C reductase.

Chemical name: NADH:(acceptor) oxidoreductase

Registry number: EC

(12 Dec 1998)