"Dithiothreitol" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
MeSH information
A reagent commonly used in biochemical studies as a protective agent to prevent the oxidation of SH (thiol) groups and for reducing disulphides to dithiols.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Dithiothreitol" by people in this website by year, and whether "Dithiothreitol" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 620 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 42 publications in 2002
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