Life extension: Highest known catalytic rate for superoxide dismutation achieved

From: Robert Coyote (
Date: Tue May 01 2001 - 10:04:51 MDT

Researchers at MetaPhore Pharmaceuticals have used computer aided design
techniques to achieve a hundred-fold increase in the catalytic activity of
one of the company’s synthetic manganese-based compounds previously shown to
exert protective anti-inflammatory effects in animal models.
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