Cofactor Definition

kōfăktər
co-factor, cofactors
noun
Any one of two or more factors, the combined effects of which may cause a certain result or condition, esp. a disease.
Webster's New World
An accessory substance, esp. a coenzyme, that must be present for a particular biological reaction to occur.
Webster's New World

(biochemistry) A molecule that binds to and regulates the activity of a protein.

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Singular:
cofactor
Plural:
cofactors

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