Involvement of the Superoxide Anion Radical in the Autoxidation of Pyrogallol and a Convenient Assay for Superoxide Dismutase

Eur J Biochem. 1974 Sep 16;47(3):469-74. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-1033.1974.tb03714.x.

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Catalase
  • Catechol O-Methyltransferase Inhibitors
  • Cations, Divalent
  • Cattle
  • Edetic Acid
  • Erythrocytes / enzymology
  • Free Radicals
  • Hydrogen-Ion Concentration
  • Iron
  • Oxidation-Reduction
  • Oxygen Consumption / drug effects
  • Oxygen*
  • Pyrogallol / metabolism*
  • Pyrogallol / pharmacology
  • Superoxide Dismutase / analysis*

Substances

  • Catechol O-Methyltransferase Inhibitors
  • Cations, Divalent
  • Free Radicals
  • Pyrogallol
  • Edetic Acid
  • Iron
  • Catalase
  • Superoxide Dismutase
  • Oxygen