The Influence of Arsenicals and Crystalline Glutathione on the Oxygen Consumption of Tissues

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1931 - 16 pages

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Page 1 - The influence of arsenicals and crystalline glutathione on the oxygen consumption of tissues.
Page 15 - These observations add further evidence in favor of the theory that the pharmacological action of these arsenicals is essentially due to a chemical reaction with SH glutathione and possibly other SH compounds of protoplasm.
Page 14 - O2 consumption ues which has been greatly reduced by arsenoxide can be restored to normal by the addition of SH glutathione is the first evidence that glutathione can influence the O2 consumption of living tissues.
Page 1 - United States Public Health Service. The purpose of this paper is to...
Page 2 - The vessels were provided with a side arm, which permitted the addition of the solution of chemicals to the tissue during the course of the experiments.
Page 2 - ... the experiments. Air was used as a source of oxygen, and the COz produced was absorbed by 5 per cent of NaOH placed in the special compartment of the respiration vessel.

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