Glutathione in ischemia and reperfusion-induced tissue injury

Russell C. Scaduto

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Glutathione (GSH) serves many important functions in the cell largely because, together with GSH reductase, it maintains a reducing environment for thiols and other intracellular constituents. Therefore, GSH serves to defend the cell against the continual oxidative onslaught caused by life with oxygen.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationGlutathione
Subtitle of host publicationMetabolism and Physiological Functions
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)9781351364409
ISBN (Print)9781138105645
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Medicine
  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology


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