As nouns the difference between antioxidant and peroxiredoxin
is that antioxidant
is any substance that acts to slow or prevent the oxidation of another chemical while peroxiredoxin
is (enzyme) any of a family of antioxidant enzymes that mediate signal transduction in mammalian cells.
As an adjective antioxidant
is acting or having agents that act against oxidation.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Any substance that acts to slow or prevent the oxidation of another chemical.
In nutrition, one of a group of vitamins that act against the effects of free radicals.
Acting or having agents that act against oxidation.