2-mercaptopropionylglycine

2-mercaptopropionylglycine

a drug with properties similar to penicillamine; used in the treatment of cystine urolithiasis; abbreviated MPG. Called also tiopronin.
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Modification of acid phosphatase activity in the liver of Swiss albino mice by 2-mercaptopropionylglycine against gamma irradiation.
Radioprotective effect of 2-mercaptopropionylglycine 2-MPG on the alkaline phosphatase activity in the liver of Swiss albino mice against gamma irradiation.
Fully automated assay for total homocysteine, cysteine, cysteinylglycine, glutathione, cysteamine, and 2-mercaptopropionylglycine in plasma and urine.
Radiation protection by 2-mercaptopropionylglycine in mice, J.
Fully automated assay for total homocysteine, cysteine, cysteinylglycine, glutathione, cysteamine and 2-mercaptopropionylglycine in plasma and urine.
cysteamine (laboratory 7), N-acetyl-cysteine (laboratory 8), and 2-mercaptopropionylglycine (laboratory 9)].
In cystinuria, cystine excretion is reduced by use of sulfhydryl-containing compounds such as 2-mercaptopropionylglycine (MPG)[3] (6).
In this paper, we report a rapid, fully automated HPLC method for total homocysteine, cysteine, cysteinylglycine, and glutathione in plasma and urine and for drug monitoring of cysteamine in plasma and 2-mercaptopropionylglycine in urine.
L-Homocystine, L-cystine, cysteinylglycine (reduced form), glutathione (reduced form), cysteamine, 2-mercaptopropionylglycine, N-ethylmorpholine, and dithiothreitol (DTT) were obtained from Fluka Chemie; NaB[H.
Known concentrations of cysteine, cysteinylglycine, glutathione, homocysteine, cysteamine, and 2-mercaptopropionylglycine were added to plasma or urine samples.

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