BIO2003/BIO2005/BMS2007 Summative Assignment 2 (SA2)

The use of LDH as a warning sign   Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) is an intracellular enzyme. It oxidizes lactate in the presence of NAD+ (oxidised form of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide) or reduces pyruvate in the presence of NADH (reduced form of NAD). It is used clinically to determine cell damage in a number of organs […]