iron chelation

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iron chelation

Hi. does anyone know to what extent DFO chelates Fe (i.e. what is the equilibrium constant)?

Thanx

Arvind Singh Pundir
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920201687 wrote:Hi. does

920201687 wrote:

Hi. does anyone know to what extent DFO chelates Fe (i.e. what is the equilibrium constant)? Thanx

deferoxamine (DFO) is used to remove excess iron from body,  its also reported that it can be used to treat aluminium toxicity (an excess of aluminium in the body)
for your querry refer 

ANTIDOTES FOR POISONING BY METALS AND METALLOIDS : Deferoxamine
www.inchem.org/documents/antidote/antidote/deferoxamine.htm

 

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http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs