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crystalline oxidation product of the metabolism of nucleoproteins

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Nakamura, Antioxidative Properties of Xanthin on Autoxidation of Soybean Oil in Cyclodextrin Emulsion, J.
Also they are produced by microsomes, peroxisomes, and some cytosolic enzymes such as xanthin oxidase, cytochrome P450 reductase and NADPH oxidases (106).
The uric acid data may help here as it is also an indicator of AMP deamination, which increases with exercise intensity as the ATP resynthesis rates increase, xanthin oxidase suggesting that uphill exercise was the one most demanding ATP resynthesis, followed by the horizontal and downhill exercise, which did not differ between them, the lowest levels being found in the sedentary animals.
It is one of the green vegetables with highest levels of anti-oxidants (beta carotenes, xanthin and lutein).