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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.

thiol

/thi·ol/ (thi´ol)
2. any organic compound containing the —SH group.

thi·ol

(thī'ol)
Mixture of sulfurated and sulfonated petroleum oils purified with ammonia; used to treat skin diseases.
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Around the core, more gold atoms formed an unusual pattern, joining the thiols in shapes looking like handles.
In each of these multivariate models, the association of AF and more oxidized thiol ratios remained statistically significant.
While the levels of reduced glutathione and total thiols were elevated, the protein carbonyl content was decreased in brain among CA-fed mice.
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This effect has been ascribed to an antioxidant effect of the added thiol group, but it is also observed that apolipoprotein A-I Milano forms homodimers and heterodimers with apolipoprotein A-II, which may contribute to changes in function (23, 24).
The patent was granted to Rutgers University this July for polyanhydrides which link low molecular weight drugs containing a carboxylic acid group and an amine, thiol, alcohol or phenol group within their structure into polymeric drug delivery systems.
Treatment with the thiol antioxidant, Lcysteine (>0.
A thiol group (as thiolate) located close to the interchenar disulfide bond attacks its own disulfide bond.
A thiol film on the gold terminals serves as an adhesive for the polyaniline nanofibers.
To understand the mechanisms involved in the S-homocysteinylation of LDL, considered a risk factor for vascular disease (16), we measured total plasma thiol and LDL-bound thiol concentrations in a healthy population and investigated the relationships between total and apoprotein-bound thiols.