thiol

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thiol:

see mercaptanmercaptan
or thiol
, any of a class of organic compounds containing the group -SH bonded to a carbon atom. The volatile low-molecular-weight mercaptans have disagreeable odors.
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thiol

[′thī‚ȯl]
(organic chemistry)
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It is possible that sulfhydryl compounds such as MTZ, MPG might be responsible for the disease.
Extraction of sulfhydryl compounds was performed by dissolving an amount of garlic powder in distilled water and the extraction was assisted by using sonicator with operating frequency of 30 kHz (LabsonicM, Sortorius AG, Germany).
[39.] Szabo S, Trier JS, Frankel PW (1981) Sulfhydryl compounds may mediate gastric cytoprotection.
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(153-158) Specifically, it has been shown that sulfhydryl compounds limit geatamicin-induced damage to outer hair cells in vitro and that in vivo gentamicin ototoxicity can be diminished with glutathione.
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