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Chemical Singlet Oxygen

Name Singlet Oxygen
Equivalent Terms Dioxygen, Singlet | Oxygen, Singlet | Singlet Dioxygen
CAS Registry Number 17778-80-2
Definition An excited state of molecular oxygen generated photochemically or chemically. Singlet oxygen reacts with a variety of biological molecules such as NUCLEIC ACIDS; PROTEINS; and LIPIDS; causing oxidative damages.
Structure Singlet Oxygen
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MeSH® ID D026082
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ChemicalsInorganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Free Radicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Reactive Oxygen Species Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Singlet Oxygen Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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