oxidized glutathione

n.

The form of glutathione that acts in cells as a hydrogen acceptor and forms disulfide linkages.

Nearby words

  1. oxide,
  2. oxidic,
  3. oxidimetry,
  4. oxidize,
  5. oxidized cellulose,
  6. oxidizer,
  7. oxidoreductase,
  8. oxime,
  9. oximeter,
  10. oximetry


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