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Revival: Superoxide Ion: Volume II (1991)

Chemistry and Biological Implications, 1st Edition

By Igor B. Afanas'ev

CRC Press

228 pages

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Description

The chemical properties of superoxide ion, its biological role, and the role of other oxygen radicals which arise as a result of its transformations are contained in this text. In Volume I the principal reactions of superoxide ion, including protonation reactions with proton donors, nucleophilic reactions with esters, alkyl halides and other compounds, electron transfer reactions with quinones and metal complexes, are described.

Table of Contents

VOLUME II: Preface. Who is the Villain? Classification and Reactivities of Oxygen Species in Biological Systems. Nonenzymatic and Enzymatic Production of Oxygen Radicals in Biological Systems. Production of Oxygen Radicals by Xenobiotics. Production of Oxygen Radicals by Cells. The Interaction of Oxygen Radicals with Natural and Biologically Active Compounds, Cellular Components and Cells. Appendices. Index.

About the Author

Igor B. Afanas'ev D.Sc., Professor, is Chief of the Laboratory of Chemical Kinetics, All-Union Vitamin Research Institute, Moscow.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED008000
MEDICAL / Biochemistry