Medical Term: 7 Alkoxycoumarin O Dealkylase defined

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What is 7 Alkoxycoumarin O Dealkylase?

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Term Definition: A drug-metabolizing enzyme found in the hepatic, placental and intestinal microsomes that metabolizes 7-alkoxycoumarin to 7-hydroxycoumarin. The enzyme is cytochrome P-450- dependent.

 

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