vitamin B6

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(pyridoxine) a vitamin of the B complex from which the coenzyme pyridoxal phosphate, involved in the transamination of amino acids, is formed. The vitamin is found in most foods and a deficiency is therefore rare.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.

Reference entries

See all related reference entries in Oxford Index »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.