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Phytochelatins

Poly-glutathione peptides composed of (Glu-Cys)n-Gly where n is two to seven. They are biosynthesized by glutathione gamma-glutamylcysteinyltransferase and are found in many PLANTS; YEASTS; and algae. They sequester HEAVY METALS.
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Phytochelatin
Networked: 6 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 0 trials/studies)

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1. Hedbavny, Josef: 1 article (04/2015)
2. Soares, Maria Elisa: 1 article (04/2015)
3. Babula, Petr: 1 article (04/2015)
4. de Lourdes Bastos, Maria: 1 article (04/2015)
5. Klejdus, Bořivoj: 1 article (04/2015)
6. Kováčik, Jozef: 1 article (04/2015)
7. Jez, Joseph M: 1 article (10/2012)
8. Ravilious, Geoffrey E: 1 article (10/2012)
9. Astolfi, S: 1 article (02/2012)
10. Cesco, S: 1 article (02/2012)

Related Diseases

1. Infection
2. Hypersensitivity (Allergy)
3. Tetraploidy
4. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
5. Starvation

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Reactive Oxygen Species (Oxygen Radicals)
2. Glutathione (Reduced Glutathione)
3. Sulfur
4. Peptides
5. Glucosinolates
6. Cadmium
7. Amino Acids
8. Sulfhydryl Compounds (Thiols)
9. Phenols
10. Lignin