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Form of Glutathione powder

Aug 04, 2021

Glutathione powder(GSH) is a tripeptide containing sulfhydryl groups combined with glutamic acid, cysteine, and glycine. GSH is mainly divided into reduced GSH and oxidation (GSSG) in form.

Among them, reduced glutathione is the active form, which accounts for the largest proportion under physiological conditions, it is about 95%, which has a high free radical scavenging rate;

Oxidized glutathione can help also prototype glutathione removal of free radicals. This synergy is related to the ratio of GSH to GSSG, and free radical clearance is highest when the ratio of GSH to GSSG is 100:1.

Glutathione powder

Glutathione powder is not only the prosthetic group of glyceraldehyde phosphate dehydrogenase, but also the coenzyme of glyoxalase and triose dehydrogenase. It is an important regulatory metabolite in the cell, participates in the tricarboxylic acid cycle and sugar metabolism in the body, which can activate many A variety of enzymes, such as sulfhydryl (SH) enzyme-coenzyme, etc., to promote carbohydrate, fat and protein metabolism.

GSH is widely used, mainly in cosmetics, health care products and pharmaceuticals.


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