Role of quinones in the ascorbate reduction rates of S-nitrosoglutathione.

@article{SanchezCruz2010RoleOQ,
  title={Role of quinones in the ascorbate reduction rates of S-nitrosoglutathione.},
  author={Pedro Sanchez-Cruz and Carmelo Garc{\'i}a and Ant{\'o}nio Alegria},
  journal={Free radical biology & medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={49 9},
  pages={1387-94}
}
Quinones are one of the largest classes of antitumor agents approved for clinical use, and several antitumor quinones are in various stages of clinical and preclinical development. Many of these are metabolites of, or are, environmental toxins. Because of their chemical structure they are known to enhance electron transfer processes such as ascorbate… CONTINUE READING