quinone

quinone (kwin´on, kwI´non)

1. General name for aromatic compounds bearing two oxygens in place of two hydrogens, usually in the para position; the oxidation product of a hydroquinone. 2. 1,4-benzoquinone (1)
q. reductase NADPH dehydrogenase (quinone)

 

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