New Chemical and Biological Aspects of S-Nitrosothiols
Abstract:Nitric oxide (NO) possesses many physiological effects and S-nitrosothiols have been identified in a variety of tissues exhibiting many NO-like activities. This review focuses on the latest discoveries pertaining to the biological functions of S-nitrosothiols and the recent research progress in the chemical properties and biomedical applications of RSNOs.
Keywords: Cu Zn superoxide dismutase; Drug SNO conjugates; RSNOs; S Nitroso 1 thiolsugars; S nitrosopeptides; S nitrosothiols; TGSNO; adrenergic receptor; apotosis; blood flow regulation; cardiac calcium release channel; cyclic nucleotide gated channel; disulfide; glucopyranose; inducible nitric oxide synthase; interleukin converting enzyme; nitric oxide NO; perinatal circulatory transition; platelet neutrophil interaactions; s Nitrosohemoglobin; s Nitrosothiol; superoxide catalzed RSNO; thiyl radical; xanthine oxidase
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: August 1, 2000
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