Lactoylglutathione lyase (LGL)

Lactoylglutathione lyase (LGL) detoxifies methylglyoxal, a byproduct of normal biochemistry, which causes glycation of proteins. Methylglyoxal is preferentially toxic to proliferating cells.

Swiss-Prot Accession Number: Q04760

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This analyte is not currently part of Myriad RBM's testing menu.

Myriad RBM Publications Publications
Dendritic cell immunotherapy followed by cART interruption during HIV-1 infection induces plasma protein markers of cellular immunity and neutrophil recruitment (2018) van den Ham HJ, Cooper J, Tomasik J, Bahn S, Aerts J, Oseterhaus A, Gruters R, Andeweg A PLoS One
Variation in Serum Biomarkers with Sex and Female Hormonal Status: Implications for Clinical Tests (2016) Ramsey JM, Cooper JD, Penninx BWJH, Bahn S Scientific Reports