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The mechanism of hypoxia selectivity is considered to be an initial one-electron reduction to the C3-centred radical anion, which can be back-scavenged by oxygen. In the absence of oxygen, this radical anion abstracts hydrogen atoms from cellular targets (including DNA deoxyribose) to form the mono-oxide, which reacts (at a much lower rate due to a lower redox potential) in another 2-electron step 194. A dosedependent hypoxia-selective formation of both single- and double-strand DNA breaks is seen, and these correlate with cytotoxicity.
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