Phycocyanin is an antioxidant protector of human erythrocytes against lysis by peroxyl radicals

J Pharm Pharmacol. 2000 Apr;52(4):367-8. doi: 10.1211/0022357001774093.
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Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Antioxidants / pharmacology*
  • Ascorbic Acid / pharmacology
  • Chromans / pharmacology
  • Cyanobacteria / chemistry
  • Dose-Response Relationship, Drug
  • Erythrocytes / cytology
  • Erythrocytes / drug effects*
  • Free Radicals / adverse effects
  • Hemolysis / drug effects*
  • Humans
  • Peroxides / adverse effects*
  • Phycocyanin / pharmacology*

Substances

  • Antioxidants
  • Chromans
  • Free Radicals
  • Peroxides
  • Phycocyanin
  • Ascorbic Acid
  • 6-hydroxy-2,5,7,8-tetramethylchroman-2-carboxylic acid