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zinc thionein

Known as: Zinc metallothionein, Zn metallothionein 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2015
2015
Mammalian metallothioneins (MTs) bind up to seven Zn(2+) using a large number of cysteine residues relative to their small size… Expand
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2007
2007
The hypothesis that in tumor-bearing animals an increase of host hepatic zinc metallothionein (Zn-MT) causes a restriction of… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
A chemical and biochemical mechanism of action of the metallothionein (MT)/thionein (T) couple has been proposed. The mechanism… Expand
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1993
1993
Oxidative stress, resulting either from excess generation or reduced scavenging of free radicals, has been proposed to play a… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
The hippocampus, a component of the limbic system, is a prominent subcortical structure, which not only contains high… Expand
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1987
1987
The cadmium-binding properties of rabbit liver Zn7-metallothionein (MT) 2 and apo-MT, rat liver apo-alpha MT and Zn4-alpha MT… Expand
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1985
1985
SummaryA sensitive immunohistochemical technique was used to demonstrate zinc metallothionein in rat and human liver and ileum… Expand
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1984
1984
Cadmium metallothionein (CdMT) nephrotoxicity was studied in rats injected i.p. with a single nonlethal dose of CdMT (0.6 mg of… Expand
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1984
1984
Hepatic zinc metallothionein (MT) levels are increased in response to a variety of stresses. Glucocorticoid induction of zinc… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The ability of rat liver zinc-thionein to donate its metal to the apo-enzymes of the zinc enzymes horse liver alcohol… Expand
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