Haber-weiss reaction

Haber-weiss reaction

The reaction of superoxide (O2-- with hydrogen peroxide to produce molecular oxygen (O2), hydroxide radical (OH-), and OH-; often, iron catalyzed; a source of oxidative stress in blood cells and various tissues.

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