Acetylcysteine

Known as: Acetylcysteine [Chemical/Ingredient], Acid, Mercapturic, L-Cysteine, N-acetyl- 
A synthetic N-acetyl derivative of the endogenous amino acid L-cysteine, a precursor of the antioxidant enzyme glutathione. Acetylcysteine… (More)
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1937-2018
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2017
Review
2017
Recent achievements in plant microRNA (miRNA), a large class of small and non-coding RNAs, are very exciting. A wide array of… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND A combination of prednisone, azathioprine, and N-acetylcysteine (NAC) has been widely used as a treatment for… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Global control of tuberculosis is hampered by slow, insensitive diagnostic methods, particularly for the detection of… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Cocaine addiction is characterized by an impaired ability to develop adaptive behaviors that can compete with cocaine seeking… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Patients with acute myocardial infarction undergoing primary angioplasty are at high risk for contrast-medium-induced… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Radiographic contrast agents can cause a reduction in renal function that may be due to reactive oxygen species… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Apoptosis signal-regulating kinase (ASK) 1 was recently identified as a mitogen-activated protein (MAP) kinase kinase kinase… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Hydrogen peroxide and oxygen radicals are agents commonly produced during inflammatory processes. In this study, we show that… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
N-acetylcysteine has been widely used as an antioxidant in vivo and in vitro. Its reaction with four oxidant species has… (More)
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1974
Highly Cited
1974
The purification of homogeneous glutathione S-transferases B and C from rat liver is described. Kinetic and physical properties… (More)
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