peroxisome

peroxisome
peroxisome [pər äk′si sōm΄ ]
n.
[< PEROXIDE + -SOME3]
any of a group of organelles in some cells of mammals, the leaves of plants, etc., containing enzymes that produce and then decompose hydrogen peroxide: thought to be involved in cellular metabolism

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  • peroxisome — ☆ peroxisome [pər äk′si sōm΄ ] n. 〚/span> PEROXIDE + SOME3〛 any of a group of organelles in some cells of mammals, the leaves of plants, etc., containing enzymes that produce and then decompose hydrogen peroxide: thought to be involved in… …   Universalium

  • peroxisome — peroxisome. См. пероксисома. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • peroxisome — peroxisome. = microbody (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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