CYTOCHROME P450 (CYP)

a set of proteins found in the smooth endoplasmic reticulum or the liver and various other cells which, when blended with other oxidative enzymes, is accountable for the metabolism of many chemicals.

CYTOCHROME P450 (CYP): "It is possible that other cytochrome P450 enzymes exist that we are not yet aware of."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CYTOCHROME P450 (CYP)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cytochrome-p450-cyp/ (accessed October 17, 2019).
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