Tetracosactide is a synthetic peptide, which corresponds to the first 24 amino acids of the naturally occurring hormone ACTH (adrenocorticotropic hormone). It stimulates the adrenal cortex to produce corticosteroids, mineralocorticoids, and, to a lesser extent, androgens.
|Explanation||Glutathione is the major endogenous antioxidant produced by the cells. It plays the antioxidant role by converting to its oxidized form, glutathione disulfide (GSSG).|
|Synonyms/Alias||Glutathione; GSH; Tathion; Deltathione|
|Biological Activity||Endogenous antioxidant; reduces reactive oxygen species formed during cellular metabolism. Regulates activity of the redox sensitive transcription factor NF-κB. Cytoprotective.|
|Functions||Glutathione (GSH) prevents damage to important cellular components caused by reactive oxygen species such as free radicals, peroxides, lipid peroxides and heavy metals.|
|INCIName||Glutathione||Shipping Condition||Room temperature in continental US; may vary elsewhere.||References||Setria Glutathione|
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