Any salt or ester of dihydrofolic acid

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  • dihydrofolate reductase — dihydrofolate reductase. См. дигидрофолатредуктаза. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Dihydrofolate reductase inhibitor — A dihydrofolate reductase inhibitor is a molecule that inhibits the function of dihydrofolate reductase, and is a type of antifolate. Since folate is needed by rapidly dividing cells to make thymine, this effect may be used to therapeutic… …   Wikipedia

  • dihydrofolate reductase — An enzyme reversibly oxidizing tetrahydrofolate to 7,8 dihydrofolate with NADP+. A crucial enzyme in one carbon metabolism; used as a marker of drug resistance to methotrexate. SYN: 5,6,7,8 tetrahydrofolate dehydrogenase. * * * di·hy·dro·fo·late… …   Medical dictionary

  • dihydrofolate reductase — (= DHFR) An enzyme (EC involved in the biosynthesis of folic acid coenzymes, that transfers hydrogen from NADP to dihydrofolate, yielding tetrahydrofolic acid, an essential vitamin cofactor in purine, thymidine and methionine synthesis.… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • dihydrofolate — di·hy·dro·fo·late (DHF) (di hi″dro foґlāt) an ester or dissociated form of dihydrofolic acid …   Medical dictionary

  • dihydrofolate reductase inhibitor — any of various drugs that interfere with the conversion of folic acid to its active form in the body. They include pyrimethamine, trimethoprim, triamterene, and methotrexate. When such drugs are necessary, folate deficiency is treated with… …   Medical dictionary

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