Linking of N4-aminocytosine to glutathione by use of bromopyruvate.

N. Nitta, K. Sugihara, O. Kuge, K. Negishi, Y. Wataya, H. Hayatsu

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N4-Aminocytosine reacted with acetone and acetaldehyde to form hydrazones that were readily revertible to the parent compound. With pyruvate, in contrast, it formed a stable hydrazone. By use of bromopyruvate, N4-aminocytosine was linked to glutathione.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)s43-44
JournalNucleic acids symposium series
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1979
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Medicine


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