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Nitroblue Tetrazolium

Known as: Nitrotetrazolium Blue, Tetrazolium Nitroblue, Nitro-BT 
Colorless to yellow dye that is reducible to blue or black formazan crystals by certain cells; formerly used to distinguish between nonbacterial and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Abstract Conventionally, a semi‐quantitative microscopic nitroblue tetrazolium (NBT) assay is used to determine the production of… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The superoxide and hydroxyl radical scavenging activities of eight mushroom antitumor polysaccharide extracts were investigated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
A method for the detection of ascorbate peroxidase activity in native electrophoretic gels is described. The assay is based on… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
This assay for superoxide dismutase (SOD, EC 1.15.1.1) activity involves inhibition of nitroblue tetrazolium reduction, with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The neutral red (NR) and tetrazolium MTT in vitro cytotoxicity assays were compared for 28 test agents of widely varying potency… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
A simple and rapid method for the assay of superoxide dismutase in biological samples is described. Present method takes… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The HL-60 cell line, derived from a patient with acute promyelocytic leukemia, proliferates continuously in suspension culture… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
  • Y. Kono
  • Archives of biochemistry and biophysics
  • 1978
  • Corpus ID: 28617277
Abstract Accompanying the autoxidation of hydroxylamine at pH 10.2, nitroblue tetrazolium was reduced and nitrite was produced in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Muscle samples were obtained from the gastrocnemius of 17 female and 23 male track athletes, 10 untrained women, and 11 untrained… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
Abstract Chronic granulomatous disease is an X-linked defect in the killing of certain bacteria by peripheral blood granulocytes… Expand
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