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1 Definition

These enzymes catalyze oxidation-reduction reaction (redox reaction). It means that they transfer hydrogen from one substrate to another.

2 Reaction

(substrate A)H2 + (substrate B) --> (substrate A) + (substrate B)H2

3 Examples

dehydrogenase, oxidase, reductase, hydroxylase, etc.

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