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oxidation-reduction

 [ok″sĭ-da´shun-re-duk´shun]
the chemical reaction whereby electrons are removed (oxidation) from atoms of the substance being oxidized and transferred to those being reduced (reduction).

red·ox

(red'oks),
Contraction of oxidation-reduction. See: oxidation-reduction potential.

redox

/re·dox/ (re´doks) oxidation-reduction.

redox

an abbreviation for reduction-oxidation (reaction). See oxidation-reduction reaction.

re·dox

(rē'doks)
Contraction of reduction-oxidation.

redox

oxidation-reduction.
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A separate study showed that Xcytrin localizes in cancer cells, and futile redox cycling renders the cells more responsive to radiation and chemotherapy.
Differential mechanisms of cell killing by redox cycling and arylating quinones.
An important observation has been that organic components present in the organic carbon fraction generate ROS through their ability to undergo redox cycling.
Our studies demonstrate that the increased biological potency of UFPs is related to the content of redox cycling organic chemicals and their ability to damage mitochondria.
Averaging of the data revealed that the redox cycling capacity of UFPs was 21.