Peroxisomal Enzymes and Oxygen Metabolism in Liver

  • Helmut Sies
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 78)


1) Catalase and three oxidases(urate, L-α-hydroxyacid and D-aminoacid oxidases), enzymes decomposing and producing H2O2, respectively, in the peroxisomes of rat liver, are discussed with emphasis on properties relevant for physiological conditions.


Cytochrome Oxidase Hydrogen Donor Oxygen Metabolism Urate Oxidase Peroxisomal Enzyme 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Helmut Sies
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für Physiologische Chemie und PhysikalischeBiochemie der Universität MünchenMunichGermany

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