PMID: 1174554Sep 8, 1975Paper

The relationship between GSH, GSSG and non-GSH thiol in GSH-deficient erythrocytes from Finnish landrace and Tasmanian merino sheep

Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta
J D YoungJ G Hall

Abstract

1. Two automated colorimetric methods have been developed for assaying the GSH and total thiol in protein-free extracts of erythrocytes. They employ as chromogens 5,5'-dithiobis-(2-nitrobenzoate) (DTNB) and alloxan. 2. The concentrations of GSH, GSSG and total non-protein thiol have been estimated in high and low GSH erythrocytes from Finnish Landrace and Tasmanian Merino sheep. 3. In both breeds of sheep low GSH cells were found to have low concentrations of total non-protein thiol and GSSG as well as of GSH. 4. Nevertheless high and low GSH cells have similar values for the oxidation-reduction potential of the GSH : GSSG couple.

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Oct 1, 1983·Biochemical Genetics·E M TuckerJ D Young
Aug 1, 1982·Biochemical Genetics·J D YoungL Kilgour
Jan 1, 1983·Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. C, Comparative Pharmacology and Toxicology·A BauermeisterI A Nimmo
Dec 24, 1997·Environmental Health Perspectives·S A GolladayA E Aust
Mar 15, 1983·Biochemical Pharmacology·M L Hu, J E Spallholz
Nov 18, 1980·Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta·J D Young

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