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Reducing Iron Overload

Reducing Iron Overload – Iron Chelators How is Iron Toxic? In short iron is toxic because it can be a part of a fenton reaction – thereby becoming a free radical. Normal iron levels are generally well managed by the body, but excess iron causes oxidative damage.  Fenton-type’ redox chemistry, reacting with hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) […]