SOD2 gene

Known as: MNSOD, superoxide dismutase 2, mitochondrial, SOD2 
This gene is involved in the detoxification of superoxide radicals produced within mitochondria.

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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Mitochondria manganese superoxide dismutase (SOD2) is an important antioxidant enzyme, deficiency of which is associated with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
A major cause of aging and numerous diseases is thought to be cumulative oxidative stress, resulting from the production of… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
RATIONALE Superoxide (O2(-) ) has been implicated in the pathogenesis of many human diseases including hypertension; however… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Excessive proliferation and impaired apoptosis of pulmonary artery (PA) smooth muscle cells (PASMCs) contribute to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The relationships between mitochondrial respiration, reactive oxygen species (ROS), and life span are complex and remain… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Signal transduction pathways inactivated during periods of starvation are implicated in the regulation of longevity in organisms… (More)
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2003
2003
The yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe) SOD2 (Sodium2) gene was introduced into Arabidopsis under the control of the cauliflower… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Oxidative stress has been widely implicated as an important factor in the aging process. Because mitochondrial respiration is the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Manganese superoxide dismutase (SOD2) converts superoxide to oxygen plus hydrogen peroxide and serves as the primary defense… (More)
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1992
1992
The activity of superoxide dismutases (SOD) 1 and 2 was analysed in correlation with mRNA and chromosome content in 6 SV40… (More)
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