catechol


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cat·e·chol

(kat'ĕ-kol),
1. Synonym(s): pyrocatechol
2. Term loosely used for catechin, which contains an o-catechol moiety, and as the root of catecholamines, which are pyrocatechol derivatives.

catechol

/cat·e·chol/ (kat´ah-kol)

catechol

a phenol containing a benzene ring with adjacent hydroxyl groups. see CATECHOLAMINE.

catechol

a compound, o-dehydroxybenzene, used as a reagent and comprising the aromatic portion in the synthesis of catecholamines.
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Catechol estrogen (free form) has been considered as one of the most likely candidates, acting as an endogenous antioxidant (6).
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US: ultrasonography; MRI: magnetic resonance imaging; LD: levodopa; DA: dopamine agonists; COMTI: catechol O-methyl transferase inhibitors.
Yager, "DNA damage caused by reactive oxygen species originating from a copper-dependent oxidation of the 2-hydroxy catechol of estradiol," Carcinogenesis, vol.
Then, the modified MMT was coated onto a surface using the reaming catechol moiety [15, 16].
chlorophenols and catechol decreased human membrane erythrocytes acetylcholinesterase activity [51] chlorophenol and dimethylphenol changed ATPase activity and membrane fluidity and also damaged membrane proteins [47-51].
Mersal, "Electrochemical sensor for voltammetric determination of catechol based on screen printed graphite electrode," International Journal of Electrochemical Science, vol.
A significant relationship of equilibrium can be identified between the 2 and 16 hydroxy catechol metabolites.
2010) Perinatal risk factors interacting with catechol O-methyltransferase and the serotonin transporter gene predict ASD symptoms in children with ADHD.
Interactions between estrogens and catechol amines III.
Oxidation of a flavonoid occurs on the B- ring when the catechol is present yielding a fairly stable ortho-semiquinone radical through facilitating electron delocalization.
The discharge included ammonia, nitrates, manganese - compounds that have assorted harmful health effects - along with carcinogens such as catechol, formaldehyde and lead.