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[usually with modifier] An enzyme that catalyzes the reduction of a particular substance by hydrogen.
- ‘Immunogold labeling allowed colocalization of hydrogenase and double-stranded DNA in the hydrogenosomes of the ciliate.’
- ‘It is the biological redox partner of the periplasmic hydrogenase.’
- ‘The hydrogenase was purified from the crude membrane fraction according to the reported method.’
- ‘It is now known to be responsible for a set of genes, including those for formate hydrogenase.’
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