Agent Name

Glutathione reductase

CAS Number

9001-48-3

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Reductase, glutathione; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Enzymes

Description

Yellow solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Glutathione reductase, also known as GSR or GR, is an enzyme that reduces glutathione disulfide (GSSG) to the sulfhydryl form GSH, which is an important cellular antioxidant." [Wikipedia]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "ENZYMES."

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