acrolein


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a pungent colorless unsaturated liquid aldehyde made from propene

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Acrolein modifies apolipoprotein a-I in the human artery wall.
The limitation of this study is that we examined the effects of acrolein on cellular senescence using only one cell type (lung fibroblasts).
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7 (27) Spike recoveries, percent Run time for spike (hours) Acetaldehyde Propionaldehyde Acrolein 0 98.
Retinal light injury shown by IHC staining for acrolein to detect lipid adducts on macromolecules (A), 8-OHdG to detect DNA adducts (B), and nitrotyrosine to recognize protein adducts (C) in the retina of unexposed rats or rats exposed to blue LED, white LED, white CFL, or yellow CFL for 9 days.
The toxin acrolein was elevated by about 60 percent in the spinal cord tissues of mice with a disease similar to multiple sclerosis, said Riyi Shi, a medical doctor.
NCASI Method 105 was used during lumber drying to measure emissions of methanol, phenol, formaldehyde, acetaldehyde, propionaldehyde, and acrolein from red alder (Alnus rubra), ponderosa pine (Pinusponderosa), white wood (a mix of western pines, fir, and spruce), Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menzeisii), western hemlock (Tsuga heterophylla) and white spruce (Picea glauca).
4-hydroxy CTX is then further converted to other cytotoxic metabolites such as acrolein and phosphoramide mustard (Berger, 1993; Grochow, 1996).
Activation of the sensory irritant receptor is suspected to occur by two different mechanisms: physical adsorption (believed to be the case for alkanes, alkylbenzenes, alcohols, ketones, and ethers), and chemical reaction (believed to be the case for formaldehyde, acrolein, and chlorobenzylidene malononitriles, and possibly oxidizing agents such as chlorine and ozone) (6).
Ifosfamide is activated by cytochrome p450 enzymes to form phosphoramide mustard and acrolein, and 5-fluorocytosine is activated by the enzyme cytosine deaminase to form 5-fluorouracil (5-FU).
5], acrolein, formaldehyde, and O3; the first three typically have strong indoor sources.
The antihypertensive hydralazine is an efficient scavenger of acrolein.
This allowed quantification of the six HAPs listed in the PCWP MACT: methanol, formaldehyde, acetaldehyde, propionaldehyde, acrolein, and phenol.
Acrolein reacts with proteins and lipids that make up cells, including neurons.