The estimation of urethane (ethyl carbamate) in blood.

1. A new method for the determination of 1:2dithiols is described, depending on the fact that cyanogen chloride reacts with 1:2-dithiols to give a compound which readily liberates thiocyanate in alkaline solution. 2. 1:3-Dimercaptopropanol and the oxidized form of BAL do not react. Of many thiol compounds, only glutathione, ergothioneine and thiolacetic… CONTINUE READING