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Glutathione MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Glutathione
Tree Number(s)
D12.644.456.448
Unique ID
D005978
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005978
Scope Note
A tripeptide with many roles in cells. It conjugates to drugs to make them more soluble for excretion, is a cofactor for some enzymes, is involved in protein disulfide bond rearrangement and reduces peroxides.
Entry Term(s)
Reduced Glutathione
gamma-L-Glu-L-Cys-Gly
gamma-L-Glutamyl-L-Cysteinylglycine
Registry Number
GAN16C9B8O
Related Numbers
70-18-8
CAS Type 1 Name
Glycine, N-(N-L-gamma-glutamyl-L-cysteinyl)-
NLM Classification #
QU 68
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2013/07/08
Glutathione Preferred
Reduced Glutathione Narrower
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