Inhibition of tumor promotion by a biomimetic superoxide dismutase

Thomas W Kensler, Donna M. Bush, Walter J. Kozumbo

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Abstract

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)73-75
Number of pages3
JournalScience
Volume221
Issue number4605
StatePublished - 1983

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Kensler, T. W., Bush, D. M., & Kozumbo, W. J. (1983). Inhibition of tumor promotion by a biomimetic superoxide dismutase. Science, 221(4605), 73-75.