Enzymatic synthesis of novel glutathione analogs.

A strain of Escherichia coli enriched in its content of gamma-glutamylcysteine synthetase and glutathione synthetase by recombinant DNA techniques has been immobilized in a carrageenan matrix and used for the synthesis of various types of isotopically labeled glutathione (L-gamma-glutamyl-L-cysteinyl-glycine) (K. Murata, W. A. Abbott, R. J. Bridges, and A… CONTINUE READING