H2O2

Ligand id: 2448

Name: H2O2

Classification
Compound class Inorganic
Synonyms
hydrogen peroxide
Comments
At high concentrations H2O2 is toxic and damages cells, but at low levels it modulates some important physiological processes, including signaling in cell proliferation, apoptosis, carbohydrate metabolism, and platelet activation. Catalase is the main H2O2-degrading enzyme in mammalian cells.
Database Links
GtoPdb PubChem SID 135652736
PubChem CID 784
Wikipedia Hydrogen_peroxide