Publications

If you are not familiar with glutathione, you may enjoy reading a general discussion of glutathione that I wrote in the Fall 2012, for a publication called Holistic Primary Care. The article reviews the basics of glutathione in a friendly, not too scientific fashion.

Many people ask about testing for glutathione
I first learned about glutathione from an essay by SpectraCell Laboratories
They offer an intracellular functional analysis of a number of nutrients, including reduced glutathione.

SpectraCell Laboratories
10401 Town Park Drive
Houston, Texas 77072
800.227.5227 (toll-free)
713.621.3101 (local)
713.621.3234 (fax)
[email protected] (e-mail)

Many of the research studies that I read relate plasma reduced glutathione measurements.
This testing can be obtained at:
Health Diagnostics and Research Institute
540 Bordentown Ave., Suite 2300
South Amboy, NJ 08879
USA
Tel: 732-721-1234
Fax: 732-525-3288
Email: [email protected]

Total Glutathione levels is now available at a number of laboratories including
Doctor’s Data, Inc.
3755 Illinois Avenue
St. Charles, IL 60174-2420
U.S.A
800-323-2784
E-mail: [email protected]

1. Liposomal-glutathione provides maintenance of intracellular glutathione and neuroprotection in mesencephalic neuronal cells.
Zeevalk GD, Bernard LP, Guilford FT. Neurochem Res. 2010;35(10):1575-87. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=20535554

2. Partial-Body Cutaneous Radiation Injury: Liposomal Glutathione Treatment and Monitoring by Optical Reflectance Spectroscopy
Levitskaia T, Thrall K, Bryan S, Guilford T. http://www.afrri.usuhs.mil/pb_rad_workshop/pdf/levitskaia_abs.pdf.  Partial-Body Radiation Diagnostic Biomarkers and Medical Management of Radiation Injury Workshop (PB-Rad-Injury 2008 Workshop); May 5-6, 2008; Uniformed Services University, Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute (USA/AFRRI), Bethesda, MD, USA2008.

3. Mycotoxin detection in human samples from patients exposed to environmental molds.
Hooper DG, Bolton VE, Guilford FT, Straus DC. Int J Mol Sci. 2009;10(4):1465-75. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&dopt=Citation&list_uids=19468319

4. Atherosclerosis: pathogenesis and increased occurrence in individuals with HIV and Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. Guilford T, Morris D, Gray D, Venketaraman V. HIV AIDS (Auckl). 2010;2:211-8. PMCID: 3218695. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3218695/?tool=pubmed

5. Glutathione and Adaptive Immune Responses against Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection in Healthy and HIV Infected Individuals.
Guerra C, Morris D, Sipin A, Kung S, Franklin M, Gray D, et al. PLoS One. 2011;6(12):e28378. PMCID: 3229597. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3229597/?tool=pubmed

6. Isolation of sulfur reducing and oxidizing bacteria found in contaminated drywall.
Hooper DG, Shane J, Straus DC, Kilburn KH, Bolton V, Sutton JS, et al. Int J Mol Sci. 2010;11(2):647-55. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2852858/?tool=pubmed

7. Role of Cytokines and Chemokines in HIV Infection, HIV and AIDS – Updates on Biology, Immunology, Epidemiology and Treatment Strategies: InTech; 2011
Venketaraman V, Morris D, Donohou C, Guilford T, Sipin A, Kung S, et al., editors. http://www.intechopen.com/articles/show/title/role-of-cytokines-and-chemokines-in-hiv-infection.

8. Screening assay for oxidative stress in a feline astrocyte cell line, g355-5.
Testa MP, Alvarado O, Wournell A, Lee J, Guilford FT, Henriksen SH, et al. J Vis Exp. 2011(53). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21775965

9. Assessment of Aspergillus fumigatus in Guinea Pig Bronchoalveolar Lavages and Pulmonary Tissue by Culture and Realtime Polymerase Chain Reaction Studies.
Hooper DG, Bolton VE, Sutton JS, Guilford FT, Straus DC, Najvar LK, et al. Int J Mol Sci. 2012;13:726-36. http://www.mdpi.com/1422-0067/13/1/726/

10. Glutathione and infection.
Morris D, Khurasany M, Nyugen T, Kim J, Guilford F, Mehta R, Gray D, Saviola B, Venketaraman V.
Biochim Biophys Acta. 2012 Oct 19. pii: S0304-4165(12)00292-9. doi: 10.1016/j.bbagen.2012.10.012. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23089304
PMID:23089304

11. Role of Glutathione in Infection and Cardiovascular Diseases; In Glutathione: Biochemistry, Mechanisms of Action and Clinical Implications
Gray D, Saviola B, Guilford F, Khurasany M and Venketaraman V (2012). . Nova publishers [chapter ID: 8903; book ID: 142] (Venketaraman V corresponding author).

Morris D, Guerra C, Khurasany M, Guilford F, Saviola B, Huang Y, Venketaraman V.
Interferon Cytokine Res. 2013 May;33(5):270-9. doi: 10.1089/jir.2012.0103. Epub 2013 Feb 14.
Frederick T. Guilford and Janette Hope
Toxins (Basel). 2014;6(2):608-23.
Asher BF, Guilford FT.
Altern Ther Health Med. 2016 Sep;22(5):44-50. Review.
Saing T, Lagman M, Castrillon J, Gutierrez E, Guilford FT, Venketaraman V.
BBA Clin. 2016 May 29;6:38-44. doi: 10.1016/j.bbacli.2016.05.006. eCollection 2016 Dec.
16. Data on pro-inflammatory cytokines IL-1β, IL-17, and IL-6 in the peripheral blood of HIV-infected individuals.
Saing T, Valdivia A, Hussain P, Ly J, Gonzalez L, Guilford FT, Pearce D, Venketaraman V.
Data Brief. 2016 Jul 19;8:1044-7.

17. Antiparasitic and Antifungal Medications for Targeting Cancer Cells Literature Review and Case Studies.
Guilford FT, Yu S.
Altern Ther Health Med. 2019 Jul;25(4):26-31. Review.
PMID: 31202208