I agree Our site saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing our website without changing the browser settings you grant us permission to store that information on your device.
Uric acid acts as a strong reducing agent (electron donors) and potent antioxidant. It is used as a precursor in cell culture systems and in cosmetics. Further, it is useful for serum-free medium supplement. In addition to this, it is used as a reagent in the determination of uricase and tungstate.
Bruun, J. M.; Maersk, M.; Belza, A.; Astrup, A.; Richelsen, B. Consumption of sucrose-sweetened soft drinks increases plasma levels of uric acid in overweight and obese subjects: a 6-month randomised controlled trial. Eur. J. Clin. Nutr. 2015, 69 (8), 949-953.
Pradhan, T.; Maiti, S.; Kumar, R.; Lee, Y. H.; Kim, J. W.; Lee, J. H.; Kim, J. S. Rationally designed non-enzymatic fluorogenic turn-onprobe for uric acid. Dyes Pigm. 2015, 121, 1-6.