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Glutathione reductase of human erythrocytes

Arto IceМЃn

Glutathione reductase of human erythrocytes

purification and properties.

by Arto IceМЃn

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Published in Helsinki .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Glutathione reductase.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 62-67.

    SeriesThe Scandinavian journal of clinical & laboratory investigation, v. 20. Supplementum,, 96
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP96 .I25
    The Physical Object
    Pagination67 p.
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4367054M
    LC Control Number78470825

    Three-Dimensional Structure of Glutathione Reductase at 2 A Resolution Thieme, R., Pai, E.F., Schirmer, R.H., Schulz, G.E. () J Mol Biol ; Gene Duplication in Glutathione Reductase Schulz, G.E. () J Mol Biol ; The C-Terminal Fragment of Human Glutathione Reductase Contains the Postulated Catalytic Histidine. Glutathione colorimetric assay kit is designed to measure redu ced glutathione (GSH), oxidized glutathione (GSSG) and total glutathione (GSH+GSSG) concentrations in wide range of samples such as, blood, plasma, serum, cultured cells and tissue. The assay involves carefully optimized enzymatic recycling method using gl utathione reductase.

    Glutathione (GSH) is a tripeptide (λ-glutamyl-cysteinylglycine) synthesized in most cells. The level of GSH in erythrocytes is a sensitive indicator of intracellular GSH status, the overall health of cells and of the ability to endure toxic challenges. GSH is the most abundant non-protein thiol in mammalian cells. Lohr and Waller () observed a 'new' form of enzyme-deficiency hemolytic anemia in which glutathione reductase was deficient and glutathione (GSH) was low as a consequence. (This condition is apparently distinct from that described by Oort et al. () in which GSH was also low, but glucosephosphate dehydrogenase and glutathione reductase were normal.).

    Rather, the addition of a combination of either partially purified human erythrocyte or crystalline glutathione reductase and NADPH was required to release GSH from the haemoglobin–GSH complex. This complex is commonly believed to represent a mixed disulphide of . Erythrocytes from individuals of the ACP1GUA-1 phenotype have increased basal levels of glutathione reductase, and a larger fraction of the glutathione reductase protein is present as the holoenzyme, indicating increased levels of flavin adenine dinucleotide in the erythrocytes of these individuals.


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Glutathione reductase of human erythrocytes by Arto IceМЃn Download PDF EPUB FB2

Glutathione (GSH) is a ubiquitous, redox active, small molecule that is critical to cellular and organism health. In red blood cells (RBCs), the influence of the environment (e.g. diet and lifestyle) on GSH levels has been demonstrated in numerous r, it remains unknown if levels of GSH are determined principally by environmental factors, or if there is a genetic component, i.e Cited by: Ernest Beutler, in Advances in Metabolic Disorders, D Glutathione Reductase Deficiency.

Glutathione reductase is one of a chain of enzymes which serves to maintain glutathione in the reduced form.

In vitro, this enzyme can function with either NADH or NADPH as hydrogen donor (Francoeur and Denstedt, ; Kaplan and Beutler, ). In vivo, however, only NADPH is effective. THE question of whether the activities of NADPH—or NADH—glutathione reductase are caused by a single enzyme or by two different enzymes has Cited by: Emina ČolakLepša Žorić, in Handbook of Nutrition, Diet, and the Eye (Second Edition), Glutathione Reductase.

Glutathione reductase is a flavoprotein that catalyzes the reduction of glutathione disulfide (GSSG), with the participation of NADPH as an electron donor.

It consists of two identical subunits, each of 55 kDa. Since GR is responsible for regeneration of reduced glutathione. Eur. J Biochern.(),a FEBS Glutathione Reductase from Human Erythrocytes Amino-Acid Sequence of the Structurally Known FAD-Binding Domain Renate UNTUCHT-GRAU, R.

Heiner SCHIRMER, llse SCHIRMER, and R. Luise KRAUTH-SIEGEL. Studies have been conducted on glutathione reductase to get a better understanding of how Glutathione reductase of human erythrocytes book red blood cells work in the human body.

If this enzyme is found is a serum form in labatory testing then it may indicate that there is a reduced nicotinaminde adenine dinucleotide level in the body. Human erythrocyte glutathione reductase (NAD(P)H: oxidized glutathione oxidoreductase, EC ) was purified 47 fold by column chromatography.

The enzyme contained FAD as the prosthetic group. From the flavin content a minimum mol. of 56 was calculated. The physiologic roles of glutathione in the red cell and of glutathione reductase are reviewed briefly.

The partial purification of glutathione reductase by a combination of salting out, heating and chromatographic procedures is described. Throughout purification, no appreciable change in the ratio of activity of the enzyme with DPN and TPN as a coenzyme has been found.

Introduction. Erythrocyte glutathione plays a vital role in mitigating the damaging effects of reactive oxygen species (ROS) 4 encountered in the circulation and produced by continuous oxidation of hemoglobin within the cytosol of the erythrocyte (2, 3).Reduced glutathione (GSH) reacts with superoxide reaction products, and via specific enzymes, it degrades hydrogen peroxide and lipid.

Human Glutathione Reductase: Purification of the Crystalline Enzyme from Erythrocytes David J. WORTHINGTON and Michael A. ROSEMEYER Department of Biochemistry, University College London (Received ) Glutathione reductase from human erythrocytes has been purified fold in 10 steps with an overall yield of 36 %.

Human erythrocyte glutathione disulfide reductase was purified using serially connected 2′,5′-ADP-Sepharose 4B affinity and anion-exchange columns. Abfold purification was achieved with 90% yield. The specific activity of the. The levels of glutathione (GSH) and the activities of glutathione S‐transferases (GST) and glutathione reductase (GSR) in human erythrocytes and lymphocytes were determined in three age groups (5–12, 25–40, 65–83 years).The levels of GSH in lymphocytes increased with age, however, its levels in erythrocytes reached a maximum in the middle age group.

Both glutathione reductase and glutathione synthetase deficiencies are transmitted by autosomal-recessive inheritance. The gene coding for glutathione reductase is mapped to chromosome 8p (,). The gene encoding human glutathione synthetase maps to chromosome 20q (). Patients with glutathione reductase deficiency can have.

such as glutathione reductase (GR, EC ), catalase (CAT, EC ), glutathione peroxidase (GP, EC ) and superoxide dismutase (SOD, EC ). GP removes peroxide from the erythrocyte [5]. Reduced glutathione (GSH) serves as a substrate for this enzyme and, because NADPH is required for the reduction of oxidized glutathione and.

Electrophoretic Study of Glutathione Reductase in Human Erythrocytes and Leucocytes Kaplan, Jean-Claude; Abstract. THE question of whether the activities of NADPH-or NADH-glutathione reductase are caused by a single enzyme or by two different enzymes has never been satisfactorily resolved We have devised a new method for detecting.

Title:Virtual Compound Screening and Molecular Dynamics to Identify New Inhibitors for Human Glutathione Reductase VOLUME: 17 Author(s):Mohsen Sargolzaei* Affiliation:Faculty of Chemistry, Shahrood University of Technology, Shahrood Keywords:Malaria, binding affinity, MD, reduced glutathione.

Abstract:Background: Oxidative stress is a defense mechanism against malarial. Glutathione Reductase from Human Erythrocytes Isolation of the Enzyme and Sequence Analysis of the Redox-Active Peptide Gisela KROHNE-EHRICH, R. Heiner SCHIRMER, and Renate UNTUCHT-GRAU Max-Planck-Institut fur Medizinische Forschung, Heidelberg (Received Ap ) 1.

Structure of glutathione reductase from Escherichia coli at A resolution: comparison with the enzyme from human erythrocytes. Mittl and G. Schulz Institut für Organische Chemie und Biochemie, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg, Germany. Summary. The activity of erythrocyte glutathione reductase (GR) was determined in a group of 87 prisoners from northern Thailand (65 with normal, 22 with deficient erythrocyte G.

Glutathione Reductase human, recombinant expressed in Escherichia coli Catalog Number G Storage Temperature –20 °C CAS RN EC (formerly ) Synonyms: GR, NADPH:oxidized glutathione oxidoreductase, glutathione-disulfide reductase Product Description Glutathione reductase (GR) is an ubiquitous.

Glutathione is the most abundant low molecular weight thiol-containing molecule in mammalian cells. 5 It is maintained in its reduced form by glutathione reductase, an NADPH-dependent enzyme.

Under normal conditions, ~99% of the total glutathione in healthy human RBCs exists as GSH. 6 The oxidised forms are GSSG and glu.Paradoxically, Jacob and Jandl have shown that erythrocyte destruction, both in vitro8 and in vivo9, may be achieved by blockade solely of surface sulphydryl groups.

Role of Reduced Glutathione in.Glutathione Reductase Glutathione reductase was purified from human erythrocytes by the method previously reported [18]. The enzyme was stored at a concentration of 5 mg/ml in potassium phosphate buffer, pHI M, containing M KCI, 1 mM EDTA and "/, (v/v) 2-mercaptoethanol.

Reagents given previously [18].