Inhibition of tumor promotion by a biomimetic superoxide dismutase

T. W. Kensler, D. M. Bush, W. J. Kozumbo

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A low molecular weight, lipophilic, copper coordination complex with superoxide dismutase-mimetic activity inhibited biochemical and biological actions of a tumor promoter in mouse epidermis. Such inhibitory effects implicate reactive oxygen species in the tumor promotion process.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)75-77
Number of pages3
Issue number4605
StatePublished - 1983

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