Glutathione vs Glutaredoxin - What's the difference?

glutathione | glutaredoxin |


As nouns the difference between glutathione and glutaredoxin

is that glutathione is while glutaredoxin is (enzyme) any of a family of small redox enzymes that use glutathione as a cofactor.

glutathione

English

Noun

(wikipedia glutathione)
  • (biochemistry) A tripeptide formed from glutamic acid, cysteine and glycine, that is active in many biological redox reactions
  • Derived terms

    * glutathionyl

    glutaredoxin

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • (enzyme) Any of a family of small redox enzymes that use glutathione as a cofactor