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"Oxidoreductases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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The class of all enzymes catalyzing oxidoreduction reactions. The substrate that is oxidized is regarded as a hydrogen donor. The systematic name is based on donor:acceptor oxidoreductase. The recommended name will be dehydrogenase, wherever this is possible; as an alternative, reductase can be used. Oxidase is only used in cases where O2 is the acceptor. (Enzyme Nomenclature, 1992, p9)

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Oxidoreductases" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Oxidoreductases" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 305 publications over 37 distinct years, with a maximum of 22 publications in 2002
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