Nitroso-redox balance

Nitroso-redox balance

The balanced interaction between the production of nitric oxide and that of superoxide. Upset of this balance plays a fundamental role in cell and organ failure.
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Superoxide anion ([O.sub.2.sup.-]) can react with NO, forming reactive species such as peroxynitrite, producing abnormalities in the nitroso-redox balance and further myocardial derangements [26, 30].
Angelone et al., "Nitroso-redox balance and modulation of basal myocardial function: an update from the Italian Society of Cardiovascular Research (SIRC)," Current Drug Targets, vol.