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thiol

 [thi´ol]
2. any organic compound containing the —SH group bound to carbon.

thi·ol

(thī'ol),
1. The monovalent radical -SH when attached to carbon; a hydrosulfide; a mercaptan.
2. A mixture of sulfurated and sulfonated petroleum oils purified with ammonia; used in the treatment of skin diseases.

thi·ol

(thī'ol)
Mixture of sulfurated and sulfonated petroleum oils purified with ammonia; used to treat skin diseases.
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Copper ion forms a more stable and insoluble metal sulfide with the sulfhydryl group of urease than the Zn ion and, therefore, is a stronger urease inhibitor (Hughes et al.
Toxic metals like cadmium, mercury have high affinity for sulfhydryl group thus SH group of GSH binds directly to these toxic heavy metals.
Trivalent As inhibits many cellular enzymes by binding with sulfhydryl group. It also prevents the gluconeogenesis cellular uptake of glucose fatty acid oxidation and manufacturing of acetyl CoA.
Decrease in serum PON1 activity under oxidative stress has been mostly attributed to changes in the redox status of the protein's free sulfhydryl group which prevents the inhibition of PON1 activity caused by reactive oxygen species [28].
Silver ions are able to bind to any sulfhydryl group of the cell wall.
The search for ACE inhibitors that lacked the sulfhydryl group leads to the investigation of phosphorus containing compounds.
gastric juice acidity, mucus content, histological analysis, glutathione (GSH) levels, malondial-dehyde level (MDA), nitric oxide (NO) and non-protein sulfhydryl group (NP-SH) contents were evaluated in vivo.
This BODIPY was linked to the sulfhydryl group of a cysteine that was already linked to a dark quencher and folic acid.
It is suggested that the free sulfhydryl group of albumin reacts with nitrogen oxides to form stable S-nitrosothiol.