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Potassium Cyanide

Known as: Cyanide, Potassium, Potassium Cyanide [Chemical/Ingredient], Potassium cyanide (K(CN)) 
A highly poisonous compound that is an inhibitor of many metabolic processes, but has been shown to be an especially potent inhibitor of heme enzymes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Far red and near infrared (NIR) light promotes wound healing, but the mechanism is poorly understood. Our previous studies using… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) can react with potassium hydroxide through a simple solid-phase mechanochemical reaction… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
ABSTRACT: Melatonin, the chief secretory product of the pineal gland, is a direct free radical scavenger and indirect antioxidant… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Nitric oxide (NO) synthase, the enzyme responsible for the generation of the cytotoxic compound NO from L-arginine, is induced in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Previous in vitro studies have shown that isolated mitochondria can generate oxygen radicals. However, whether a similar… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The total activity of superoxide dismutase (SOD) and cytosolic and particulate activity of SOD in human substantia nigra and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
This investigation examined the effect of the anthracycline antitumor agents on reactive oxygen metabolism in rat heart. Oxygen… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Endogenous peroxide levels in pear fruit (Pyrus communis) were measured using a titanium assay method, and were found to increase… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
Abstract This study characterizes microsomal heme oxygenase, a previously undescribed enzyme which catalyzes the oxidation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
A quantitative assay of candidacidal activity based on differential staining of non-viable Candida albicans by methylene blue was… Expand
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