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Effects of tempol and redox-cycling nitroxides in models of oxidative stress.

Pharmacol Ther. 2010 May;126(2):119-45. Effects of tempol and redox-cycling nitroxides in models of oxidative stress. Wilcox CS1. 1Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine and Center for Hypertension, Kidney and Vascular Health, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, United States. Abstract Tempol is a redox-cycling nitroxide that promotes the metabolism of many reactive oxygen species (ROS) […]

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Cancer chemoprevention by the antioxidant tempol in Atm-deficient mice.

Hum Mol Genet. 2004 Aug 15;13(16):1793-802 Cancer chemoprevention by the antioxidant tempol in Atm-deficient mice. Schubert R1, Erker L, Barlow C, Yakushiji H, Larson D, Russo A, Mitchell JB, Wynshaw-Boris A. 1Department of Pediatrics, The Comprehensive Cancer Center, UCSD School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA 92093-0627, USA. Abstract Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are important endogenous […]

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Tempol, NAC and pioglitazone all restored cerebrovascular reactivity in aged Alzheimer’s disease transgenic mice.

J Neurosci. 2008 Sep 10;28(37):9287-96. Complete rescue of cerebrovascular function in aged Alzheimer’s disease transgenic mice by antioxidants and pioglitazone, a peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma agonist. Nicolakakis N1, Aboulkassim T, Ongali B, Lecrux C, Fernandes P, Rosa-Neto P, Tong XK, Hamel E. 1Laboratory of Cerebrovascular Research, Montréal Neurological Institute, McGill University, Montréal, Québec, Canada. Abstract […]

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Cancer chemoprevention by the antioxidant tempol acts partially via the p53 tumor suppressor.

Hum Mol Genet. 2005 Jun 15;14(12):1699-708. Epub 2005 May 11. Erker L¹, Schubert R, Yakushiji H, Barlow C, Larson D, Mitchell JB, Wynshaw-Boris A. ¹Department of Pediatrics, UCSD School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA Abstract We previously demonstrated that the nitroxide antioxidant tempol (4-hydroxy-2,2,6,6-tetramethylpiperidine-N-oxyl) increased latency to tumorigenesis and doubled (100%) the lifespan of Atm-deficient […]

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Tempol Moderately Extends Survival in a hSOD1G93A ALS Rat Model by Inhibiting Neuronal Cell Loss, Oxidative Damage and Levels of Non-Native hSOD1G93A Forms

PLoS One. 2013; 8(2): e55868. Linares E¹, Seixas LV, dos Prazeres JN, Ladd FV, Ladd AA, Coppi AA, Augusto O. ¹Departamento de Bioquímica, Instituto de Química, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil. Abstract Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a fatal neurodegenerative disease characterized by the progressive dysfunction and death of motor neurons by mechanisms […]

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