Basic Study
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World J Exp Med. Nov 20, 2016; 6(4): 63-71
Published online Nov 20, 2016. doi: 10.5493/wjem.v6.i4.63
Table 1 Superoxide generation rate in model and natural lipofuscins
Sample nameSuperoxide generation rate nmole/min mg wet weight
Model lipofuscin from oxidized POS (LPO-lipofuscin)8.5 ± 0.6
Model lipofuscin obtained from not oxidized POS in the presence of fructose (LFF-lipofuscin)9.2 ± 0.4
Natural lipofuscin from human eye15.7 ± 0.8