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Superoxides

Known as: Superoxides [Chemical/Ingredient], Superoxide, Superoxide Anion 
Highly reactive compounds produced when oxygen is reduced by a single electron. In biological systems, they may be generated during the normal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Diabetic hyperglycaemia causes a variety of pathological changes in small vessels, arteries and peripheral nerves. Vascular… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Abstract Flavonoid content of mulberry leaves of 19 varieties of species, determined spectrophotometrically in terms of rutin… Expand
Review
1995
Review
1995
  • I. Fridovich
  • Annual review of biochemistry
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 26834871
O2- oxidizes the [4Fe-4S] clusters of dehydratases, such as aconitase, causing-inactivation and release of Fe(II), which may then… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
AMYOTROPHIC lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a degenerative disorder of motor neurons in the cortex, brainstem and spinal cord1,2. Its… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Superoxide dismutase reduces injury in many disease processes, implicating superoxide anion radical (O2-.) as a toxic species in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Shoots, roots, and seeds of corn (Zea mays L., cv. Michigan 500), oats (Avena sativa L., cv. Au Sable), and peas (Pisum sativum L… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
The autoxidation of pyrogallol was investigated in the presence of EDTA in the pH range 7.9–10.6. The rate of autoxidation… Expand
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Abstract The rate of autoxidation of epinephrine and the sensitivity of this autoxidation to inhibition by superoxide dismutase… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Nitro blue tetrazolium has been used to intercept O2− generated enzymically or photochemically. The reduction of NBT by O2− has… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
Abstract An enzyme which catalyzes the dismutation of superoxide radicals (O2·- + O2·- + 2H+ → O2 + H2O2) has been purified by a… Expand