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Conversion of oxyhemoglobin to methemoglobin by organic and inorganic reductants

Biochemistry

Jan 24, 1978

C E CastroN O Belser

PMID: 619988

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Abstract

Human oxyhemoglobin is converted to methemoglobin by a wide array of organic and inorganic reductants. Depending upon the concentration and nature of the reductant, varying amounts of deoxyhemoglobin are produced. The general overall sequence is: FeO2 leads to (1) FeIII leads to (2) FeI...read more

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Deoxyhemoglobin
Benzoquinone
Methemoglobin
Oxyhemoglobin Measurement
Metals
Benzoic Acid
Oxidation
Methemoglobin Measurement
Specimen Type - Erythrocytes
Red Blood Cell Count Measurement
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Conversion of oxyhemoglobin to methemoglobin by organic and inorganic reductants

Biochemistry

Jan 24, 1978

C E CastroN O Belser

PMID: 619988

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Abstract

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