Manganese-superoxide dismutase (MnSOD) polymorphisms


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SİLİĞ Y. , TAŞ A. , PINARBAŞI H.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI, cilt.40, ss.163-168, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 40 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5505/tjb.2015.15689
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.163-168

Özet

Objective: Manganese superoxide dismutase (MnSOD, SOD2), the only known superoxide scavenger in mitochondria, may be particularly important for antioxidant defense because mitochondria are the major sites for cellular metabolism and hence production of reactive oxygen species.