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Decreased Activities of S-Adenosylmethionine Synthetase Isozymes in Hereditary Hepatitis in LEC Rats

  • Kinji Tsukada
  • Michio Mori


In mammalian livers, methionine is mostly degraded via a transsulphuration pathway in which S-adenosylmethionine (AdoMet) transfers methyl groups to other molecules.


Ehrlich Ascites Tumor Cell Isozyme Pattern Transfer Methyl Group Methionine Adenosyltransferase AdoMet Synthetase 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kinji Tsukada
    • 1
  • Michio Mori
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Pathological Biochemistry, Medical Research InstituteTokyo Medical and Dental UniversityChiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101Japan
  2. 2.Department of PathologySapporo Medical CollegeSapporo, 060Japan

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