Decreased Activities of S-Adenosylmethionine Synthetase Isozymes in Hereditary Hepatitis in LEC Rats
In mammalian livers, methionine is mostly degraded via a transsulphuration pathway in which S-adenosylmethionine (AdoMet) transfers methyl groups to other molecules.
KeywordsEhrlich Ascites Tumor Cell Isozyme Pattern Transfer Methyl Group Methionine Adenosyltransferase AdoMet Synthetase
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