Inhibition of Rat Hepatic Microsomal Epoxide Hydrase by Heavy- and Organometals in Vitro

  • Max Georg Parkki
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Metal ions are capable of interacting with different groups of protein molecules. As a result of these interactions stabilization or destruction of the protein structure may take place (1). The enzymatic activities may be modified, ie. activated or inhibited (1).


Tris Buffer Methyl Mercury Carbonate Buffer Styrene Oxide Uridine Diphosphate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Max Georg Parkki
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  1. 1.Department of PhysiologyUniversity of TurkuTurkuFinland

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