Some New Findings on Monoamine Oxidase “The Key Enzyme of Biogenic Amines Degradation”

  • Henry M. Zeidan
Part of the Biodeterioration Research book series (BIOR, volume 4)

Abstract

Monoamine oxidase (MAO) is postulated to play an important role in controlling the levels of certain neurohormones and other pharmacologically important amines (Schacht and Leven, 1977; Von Korff, 1979). This involvement has stimulated considerable interest in the physiochemical and enzymatic properties of the enzyme.

Keywords

Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Monoamine Oxidase Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Signal Spin Label Nitroxide Radical 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Henry M. Zeidan
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Chemistry DepartmentClark Atlanta UniversityAtlantaUSA
  2. 2.Chemistry DepartmentUniversity of TexasEl-PasoUSA
  3. 3.Life CollegeMariettaUSA

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