Enhancing permanganate chemiluminescence detection for the determination of glutathione and glutathione disulfide in biological matrices Academic Article uri icon


  • Formaldehyde has a dramatic enhancing effect on not only the sensitivity but also the selectivity of permanganate chemiluminescence detection towards thiol compounds, including glutathione – an important biomarker of oxidative stress.


  • Smith, ZM
  • Terry, JM
  • Barnett, NW
  • Gray, LJ
  • Wright, DJ
  • Francis, PS

publication date

  • 2014