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Myeloperoxidase (MPO) is a peroxidase enzyme most abundantly present in neutrophil granulocytes (a subtype of white blood cells). It is a lysosomal protein stored in azurophilic granules of the neutrophil. MPO has a heme pigment, which causes its green color in secretions rich in neutrophils, such as pus and some forms of mucus.
ANCA-associated vasculitis not a single clinical entity

ANCA-associated vasculitis not a single clinical entity

CHL completes $18.4-million Series B financing round

CHL completes $18.4-million Series B financing round

Highly favorable final results from ERGOFLEX initial clinical study for joint pain relief

Highly favorable final results from ERGOFLEX initial clinical study for joint pain relief

OXIS International files patent application to strengthen Ergothioneine intellectual property portfolio

OXIS International files patent application to strengthen Ergothioneine intellectual property portfolio

OXIS introduces ErgoFlex for relief of joint pain

OXIS introduces ErgoFlex for relief of joint pain

Ergothioneine international congress 2011 to be held at UCLA

Ergothioneine international congress 2011 to be held at UCLA

Study reveals two enzymes help immune cells deploy pathogen-killing traps

Study reveals two enzymes help immune cells deploy pathogen-killing traps

Estee Lauder subsidiary and OXIS resolve mitochondria patent dispute

Estee Lauder subsidiary and OXIS resolve mitochondria patent dispute

First World Congress on Ergothioneine to be held in Los Angeles, California in July 2011

First World Congress on Ergothioneine to be held in Los Angeles, California in July 2011

OXIS International to introduce new ergothioneine-based products for joint health and healthy aging

OXIS International to introduce new ergothioneine-based products for joint health and healthy aging

New data on Surfaxin LS presented at 2010 PAS Annual Meeting

New data on Surfaxin LS presented at 2010 PAS Annual Meeting

Study: Carbon nanotubes degraded by MPO enzyme induce less inflammation

Study: Carbon nanotubes degraded by MPO enzyme induce less inflammation

Scientists show carbon nanotubes can be broken down by MPO

Scientists show carbon nanotubes can be broken down by MPO

Mortality in CAD patients: Key predictor identified

Mortality in CAD patients: Key predictor identified

Ergoplex, an anti-inflammatory product, receives good response in direct mail test

Ergoplex, an anti-inflammatory product, receives good response in direct mail test

Efficacy of Ore Pharmaceuticals' lead drug candidate discussed

Efficacy of Ore Pharmaceuticals' lead drug candidate discussed

Radical blow for snotty arteries

Radical blow for snotty arteries

Injected luminol glows blue revealing immune cells' misdeeds

Injected luminol glows blue revealing immune cells' misdeeds

New biomarkers in acute cardiac care

New biomarkers in acute cardiac care

Stress worsens symptoms of endometriosis

Stress worsens symptoms of endometriosis