Accession Number:

AD0613762

Title:

ENZYMIC OXIDATION OF 5-HYDROXYTRYPTAMINE BY PIG SERUM,

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Corporate Author:

OXFORD UNIV (ENGLAND)

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Report Date:

1960-09-05

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

The oxidation of 5-hydroxytryptamine 5-HT by pig serum was studied. Fractionation of the serum proteins showed that 5-HT is not a substrate of the amine oxidase present in the serum its oxidation is catalysed by caeruloplasmin, the copper-containing protein of plasma. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE