Recent Progress in Studies of Enzymatic Systems in Living Cells

  • Pierre M. Viallet
Part of the Progress in Molecular and Subcellular Biology book series (PMSB, volume 13)

Abstract

Enzyme studies in test tubes have been performed for a long time, and most of our basic knowledge on enzymatic processes results from careful experiments on small amounts of ultrapurified material. Such experiments have to be conducted with great precaution to avoid any kind of injury to the sample, including denaturation or involuntary separation of the native enzyme into its different protomers.

Keywords

Cyanide NADPH Porphyrin Epoxide Xenon 

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  • Pierre M. Viallet
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  1. 1.Laboratory of physical ChemistryUniversity of PerpignanPerpignan CedexFrance

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